Category: Events

Dinner is almost ready in Mirkwood

Looking back: A Journey through Mirkwood

Nine days in Middle-earth (or NE Lithuania) I am very happy to present you with a report on an unique event which happened last year in Lithuania and particularly so because one of the...

Damn those orcs!

Ring*Con: Hobbit, Game of Thrones and more

The Tolkienist is at Ring*Con right now, one of the best fantasy film and literature conventions out there. First talk of today was “33 best fantasy novels of all times”, tomorrow there will be...

Girdle book. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.

Call for Papers: Tolkien @ Kalamazoo 2014

This has just come in via the interwebs.   The Tolkien at Kalamazoo group has been approved for 3 paper sessions at the International Medieval Congress held at Kalamazoo, Michigan in May 2014. The...

J.R.R. Tolkien. Lord of the Rings, Hobbit, Silmarillion, Folio Editions

Join the Tolkien Birthday Toast for 2013

J.R.R. Tolkien was born January, 3rd, 1892 in Bloemfontein, South Africa. Tolkien fans from all over the world gather today to raise a glass to the man who brought us all together – “The...