Tolkien News

Exclusive Cover Reveal: Tolkien Calendar 2017

Exclusive Cover Reveal: Tolkien Calendar 2017

The official Tolkien Calendar for 2017 is available for pre-order and will feature J.R.R. Tolkien’s artwork and letters. Those of you that aer part of the mailing list of the official Tolkien Store, you’ve probably […]

Happy Birthday to Our Executive Director Arwen Kester!

Happy Birthday to Our Executive Director Arwen Kester!

Help us wish a happy birthday to our esteemed leader, Middle-earth News Executive Director Arwen Kester! It was Arwen’s vision and drive that created Middle-earth News, assembled the staff that is a second family, and […]

First Middle-earth World Problems

First Middle-earth World Problems

Earlier this week, the Middle-earth News staff thought up a new hashtag idea, #firstmiddleearthworldproblems. The first to use it was News Contributor, Maria, and the hashtag immediately took off! Soon Tolkien fans everywhere were using […]

Happy Birthday to our own Oloriel Berry!

Happy Birthday to our own Oloriel Berry!

Our very own Oloriel Berry is celebrating a birthday today! Oloriel is our News Editor and Middle-earth News would not be the same without her. We love her wit, her kindness and her ability to make us laugh so effortlessly. […]

Happy Birthday to Our Own Myla Malinalda!

Happy Birthday to Our Own Myla Malinalda!

Our very own Myla Malinalda is celebrating a birthday today! Myla is an indispensable part of the Middle-earth News team. She writes many news stories, covers special events such as New York Comic Con and […]

This Week in Middle-earth

This Week in Middle-earth

Year 3018 – The Lord of the Rings April 12 Gandalf reaches Hobbiton It was over nine years since Frodo had seen or heard of him [Gandalf], and he had begun to think that the […]

Middle-Earth’s Secrets: Tolkien Documentary

Middle-Earth’s Secrets: Tolkien Documentary

For those of us celebrating Easter, there were many gems to be found this weekend. One, rather unexpected, gem I stumbled upon earlier on Youtube is a documentary on Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings […]

Tolkien Collection Photo Challenge

Tolkien Collection Photo Challenge

Do you love to collect Tolkien books? What about action figures? Movie merchandise? Or maybe you love to do it all! If you enjoy collecting anything Tolkien, join our photo challenge and share your photos […]

Tom Shippey Presents “Politics in Tolkien: What We Can Learn From Hobbits”

Tom Shippey Presents “Politics in Tolkien: What We Can Learn From Hobbits”

Politics in Tolkien: What We Can Learn From Hobbits Distinguished Guest Lecture Featuring Tom Shippey April 15, 2015, 6:30 – 8:00 PM Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona Old Main Carson Ballroom Cost: Free and open […]

Time to Add Tolkien Moot XI to your Calendar!

Time to Add Tolkien Moot XI to your Calendar!

The dates for Tolkien Moot 2015 have been updated! Dates July 17, 18, and 19, 2015 Venue 1432 W. Lawrence Dr., Spokane, Washington 2015 Theme Giants What Is Tolkien Moot? Tolkien Moot is an annually […]