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James Mackillop

Cletic Mythology

Noted Author since 1978,
such as: Oxford Dictionary of Celtic Mythology and most recently the Penguin: Myths and Legends of the Celts.

Jim’s most controversial book is Unauthorized History of the American Conference for Irish Studies, or ACIS. Reliably factual, the History was rejected for its irreverence and candor.’ Download free


The New York Council for the Humanities has sponsored fifteen of Jim's appearances.  See www.nyhumanities.org

MacKillop has been in demand at lecterns for three decades. Jim travels professionally as an invited PUBLIC SPEAKER, Common talks include Celtic Women see list.

SU Press Since 1993 MacKillop has been the Editor of the Irish Series at the Syracuse University Press deciding on book proposals about
the literature greats, like Joyce and Heaney, but also archaeology and rock music. See online at:
Syracuse New Times Online

MacKillop has been a contributing editor at the Syracuse new Times and has contributed thousands of reviews and feature articles since 1984, winning the Syracuse Press Club Award sixteen times. Many of them can be read on-line at www.syracusenewtimes.com