Johnston (Dafydd R.)

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Johnston, Dafydd, “The aftermath of 1282: Dafydd ap Gwilym and his contemporaries”, in: Evans, Geraint, and Helen Fulton (eds), The Cambridge history of Welsh literature, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019. 112–128.
Johnston, Dafydd, Language contact and linguistic innovation in the poetry of Dafydd ap Gwilym, E. C. Quiggin Memorial Lectures 19, Cambridge: Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic, University of Cambridge, 2017. 21 pp.
Studia Celtica 49 (2015), University of Wales Press.
Johnston, Dafydd, “Monastic patronage of Welsh poetry”, in: Burton, Janet, and Karen Stöber (eds), Monastic Wales: new approaches, Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 2013. 177–190.
Johnston, Dafydd, “The accentuation of cynghanedd in the cywydd metre”, Studia Celtica 45 (2011): 155–158.
Johnston, Dafydd, “Semantic ambiguity in Dafydd ap Gwilym’s ‘Trafferth mewn Tafarn’”, Cambrian Medieval Celtic Studies 56 (Winter, 2008): 59–74.
Johnston, Dafydd, “(Editions with notes and translations)”, Gwaith Dafydd ap Gwilym, Online: Welsh Department, Swansea University. URL: <>.
Johnston, Dafydd R., Llên yr uchelwyr: hanes beirniadol llenyddiaeth Gymraeg 1300–1525, Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 2005.  
Beirdd yr Uchelwyr in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries are considered to be the pinnacle of the bardic tradition in Wales in the Middle Ages. This book gives a comprehensive look at the period’s literature in all its aspects. Attention is given to masters of the cywydd, such as Dafydd ap Gwilym, Iolo Goch, Guto’r Glyn, Dafydd Nanmor and Lewys Glyn Cothi.
Daniel, R. Iestyn, Jenny Rowland, Dafydd Johnston, and Marged Haycock (eds), Cyfoeth y testun: ysgrifau ar lenyddiaeth Gymraeg yr Oesoedd Canol, Cardiff: University Press of Wales, 2003.
Johnston, Dafydd, “Dafydd ap Gwilym and oral tradition”, Studia Celtica 37 (2003): 143–162.
Johnston, Dafydd, “Erotica and satire in medieval Welsh poetry”, in: Ziolkowski, Jan [ed.], Obscenity: social control and artistic creation in the European Middle Ages, Medieval and Early Modern Series, Leiden: Brill, 1998. 60–72.
Johnston, Dafydd [ed.], Gwaith Llywelyn Goch ap Meurig Hen, Cyfres beirdd yr uchelwyr 10, Aberystwyth: Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, University of Wales, 1998.
Costigan, N. G., R. Iestyn Daniel, and Dafydd Johnston (eds.), Gwaith Gruffudd ap Dafydd ap Tudur, Gwilym Ddu o Arfon, Trahaearn Brydydd Mawr ac Iorwerth Beli, Cyfres beirdd yr uchelwyr 4, Aberystwyth: Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, University of Wales, 1995.
Johnston, Dafydd R., Gwaith Lewys Glyn Cothi, Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 1995.  
An edition in modern orthography of the complete work of a foremost fifteenth century Welsh poet, including notes, vocabulary, indices and an introduction discussing the poet’s life and work.
Johnston, Dafydd R., Iolo Goch. Poems, The Welsh Classics 5, Llandysul: Gomer Press, 1993. xxvi + 195 pp.
Johnston, Dafydd R., “The erotic poetry of the Cyuyddwyr”, Cambridge Medieval Celtic Studies 22 (Winter, 1991): 63–94.
Johnston, Dafydd, “Tri chyfeiriad at Lywelyn ap Gruffudd”, Bulletin of the Board of Celtic Studies 36 (1989): 97–101.
Johnston, D. R. [ed.], Gwaith Iolo Goch, Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 1988.


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