Wikipedia:WikiProject Celts

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Welcome to WikiProject Celts. Some Wikipedians have formed this collaboration resource and group dedicated to improving Wikipedia's coverage of Celts and the organization of information and articles on this topic. This page and its subpages contain their suggestions and various resources; it is hoped that this project will help to focus the efforts of other Wikipedians interested in the topic. If you would like to help, please join the project, inquire on the talk page and see the to-do list below.

Goals[edit]

  • To improve articles relating to Celtic Studies, as defined under "Scope" below
  • To ensure that Wikipedia's coverage of Celtic topics remains committed to reflecting the current state of academic scholarship and compliant with Wikipedia's policies of the neutral point of view and verifiability, citing reliable sources as necessary.
  • For a good illustration of what this project could be, see the project "Projet:Celtes" and the related portal "Celtic World" in the Francophone Wikipedia.

Scope[edit]

The scope of this WikiProject is the Celtic peoples, both ancient and modern, and their cultures and languages, history, artifacts, and the like. For articles relating to the period after the Roman Empire, the focus is on the six Celtic nations: Brittany, Cornwall, Ireland, Isle of Man, Scotland, and Wales. These articles should all be contained in the Category:Celtic studies or one of its subcategories. This project does acknowledge and is grateful for the existence of other projects which relate to the subject, and will endeavor to work harmoniously with those other projects for so long as those projects and this project remain active.

Guidelines[edit]

  • None yet, anyone is welcome to come up with some, and to add to and improve this Project anyway you see fit. Your knowledge and friendly work here is most welcome.

Open tasks[edit]

edit·history·watch·refresh Stock post message.svg To-do list for Wikipedia:WikiProject Celts:

Here are some tasks awaiting attention:

Participants[edit]

Please feel free to add yourself here, and to indicate any areas of particular interest.

  1. Chris 04:50, 22 August 2007 (I'm not the leader or anything, I was just the guy who proposed the idea)
  2. Malathos 04:52, 23 August 2007 (UTC)
  3. Gwalarn 11:45, 23 August 2007 (UTC) for modern Celtic countries and related issues
  4. Tle585 16:56, 23 August 2007 (UTC) for creation of a serious, academic discussion of the topics avoiding romantacism and nationalist bias, other than that discussed as an issue in the articles.
  5. Gabhala 18:00, 23 August 2007 (UTC)
  6. Lurker (talk · contribs)
  7. Sigurd Dragon Slayer 05:59, 8 November 2007 (UTC)
  8. Æetlr Creejl 19:02, 28 January 2008 (UTC)
  9. Uga Man (talk) UGA MAN FOR PRESIDENT 2008 02:58, 25 February 2008 (UTC)
  10. Nicknack009 (talk · contribs) (Early Irish literature, mythology and traditional history, pre-Roman and early Roman Britain) 08:36, 7 March 2008 (UTC)
  11. Angr (talk · contribs) for Celtic languages (modern and ancient) and linguistics (synchronic and diachronic) 14:47, 7 March 2008 (UTC)
  12. ---G.T.N. (talk) 23:28, 7 March 2008 (UTC) Plenty of Sub-Roman Britain and prehistoric Celts information. Also some experience with Celtic language history.
  13. QuartierLatin1968 (talk · contribs) (I've been on the case for awhile actually, chiefly in relation to Celtic religion, Gaul, the Treveri, etc.) 22:38, 8 March 2008 (UTC)
  14. Cuchullain (talk · contribs) (Especially Ireland and Wales).19:58, 9 March 2008 (UTC)
  15. John Carter (talk · contribs) - Generally useless, but can assist on reviews, assessment, categorization, and the like.
  16. - Kathryn NicDhàna 01:03, 11 March 2008 (UTC) - I work on a number of articles in the field. I'm only partially active on WP right now, and could use some help keeping inaccuracies out of the Celtic mythology articles.
  17. The man in the mask (Especially Traditional Music)
  18. Tyciol (talk · contribs) (I am interested in working on... links between Celtic mythology and Arthurian legend) 17:24, 19 June 2008 (UTC)
  19. Grimhelm (talk · contribs) — primarily Irish and Scottish history --17:07, 25 June 2008 (UTC)
  20. dandru13 (talk · contribs) - all Celtic, and it is my strong belief that most of the articles on the the Celtic on Wikipedia are infested with Christian iconoclastic interpretation. Ambition: To get the Celtic up to the same quality level as e.g. particle physics is on Wiki!
  21. Swilk (talk · contribs) 17:39, 13 January 2009 (UTC)
  22. Felix Folio Secundus (talk · contribs) (I am interested mainly in Cornwall) 08:12, 21 July 2009 (UTC)
  23. Enaidmawr (talk · contribs) Main interests in this field: Welsh literature, tradition and history. 00:43, 21 January 2010 (UTC)
  24. Daicaregos (talk · contribs) Mainly interested in Brythonic and Welsh history and culture. 16:10, 23 February 2010 (UTC)
  25. Jembana (talk · contribs) All Celtic topicsJembana (talk) 02:24, 7 April 2010 (UTC)
  26. Sbrianhicks (talk · contribs) Mostly interested in ancient Celtic paganism, but other areas are interesting as well. Not sure how much I can contribute, but I'll see.Sbrianhicks (talk) 14:39, 26 May 2010 (UTC)
  27. Gwyn-ap-Nudd (talk · contribs) Welsh mythology and literature. (talk) 18:42, 14 October 2010 (GMT)
  28. BILLIEBRAND (talk · contribs)(im intrested in how the Druids were in realation to religion ie Priest & Priestess and there were female Druids as it has been cited in many ancient grimoires)
  29. MichealT (talk · contribs) Scottish Gaelic literature, tradition, culture; Scottish and Irish history. 12:18, 28 October 2010 (UTC)
  30. Cathbhadh III (TALK) 00:18, 29 November 2010 (UTC) My current studies span Mythology, Anthropology and Archeology.
  31. Codrinb (talk · contribs) 21:17, 12 January 2011 (UTC) - Interested in the ancient celts in Dacia (Romania) and the Balkans
  32. Mschmich72 (talk) 11:14, 22 February 2011 (UTC)mschmich72 Area of interest : Goidelic Branch of Celtic Languages and Gaelic Grammar
  33. Xhavnak (talk · contribs) Gealglass, celtic culture on the islands and that of Cornwall
  34. Cagwinn (talk · contribs) Primarily interested in Celtic historical linguistics, but also Iron Age archaeology, ancient and medieval history, mythology, and Arthuriana.
  35. Mlane78212 (talk · contribs)Interested in Celts in Northwestern France. Archaeology and history. Mlane (talk) 11:15, 6 December 2011 (UTC)
  36. Gareth Griffith-Jones (talk · contribs) All Celtic subjects. Especially Wales/Welsh... 01:00, 22 March 2012 (UTC)
  37. Byblios (talk) 20:56, 5 April 2012 (UTC)Byblios
  38. Baća bez gaća (talk) 10:54, 31 January 2013 (UTC)
  39. William Doublet (talk · contribs) I am from Brittany province, living in China since 2004, regularly going to Japan, and I like to keep close to my roots. Also I think a page about celtic tatoo would interesting :) 02:43, 10 August 2013 (UTC)

Articles[edit]

Featured content[edit]

Candidates[edit]

New articles[edit]

Please feel free to list your new Celts-related articles here (newer articles at the top, please). Any new articles that have an interesting or unusual fact in them, are at least over 1,500 characters, don't have any dispute templates on them, and cite their sources, should be suggested for the Did you know? box on the Wikipedia Main Page.

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