Frédéric Armao is Associate Professor at the University of Toulon, France. His work mainly focuses on the link between Irish folklore and Celtic mythology, especially in connection with calendar festivals. He has published papers in journals such as Études Irlandaises, Ollodagos and Cosmos for instance and has recently edited two collections of papers, namely Les Nations celtiques et le Monde contemporain (2014) and Croyances contemporaines: regards croisés sur le Monde Anglophone (2017).