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BREAKING: Christopher Tolkien Resigns as Director of the Tolkien Estate

BREAKING: Christopher Tolkien Resigns as Director of the Tolkien Estate

After the news of Amazon producing a new Lord of the Rings series earlier this week, additional news came to Tolkien fans around the world. Christopher Tolkien resigned as an officer of the Tolkien Estate, […]

40th Anniversary of the Publication of ‘The Silmarillion’

40th Anniversary of the Publication of ‘The Silmarillion’

The Silmarillion is the history of the War of the Exiled Elves against the Enemy, which all takes place in the North-west of the world (Middle-earth). Several tales of victory and tragedy are caught up […]

Mythgard Institute Presents Class on ‘The Book of Lost Tales, Part 1’

Mythgard Institute Presents Class on ‘The Book of Lost Tales, Part 1’

Have you ever wondered how J.R.R. Tolkien’s compelling and detailed fictional world developed? Would you like to study how stories and mythologies grow? Are you interested to read Tolkien’s early works published in The History of […]

The Tolkien Society Announces Award Winners

The Tolkien Society Announces Award Winners

The winners of the inaugural Tolkien Society Awards were announced at the Tolkien Society’s Annual Dinner in Hay-on-Wye on Saturday 11th April 2014. Shaun Gunner, Tolkien Society Chairman, said: “A hearty congratulations to all the […]

Middle-earth Envisioned: A Fan Necessity

Middle-earth Envisioned: A Fan Necessity

Believe me when I tell you that Middle-earth Envisioned: The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings: On Screen, On Stage, and Beyond by Paul Simpson and New York Times bestselling author, Brian J. Robb is a must […]

J. R. R. Tolkien’s ‘The Fall of Arthur’ in Stores May 23

J. R. R. Tolkien’s ‘The Fall of Arthur’ in Stores May 23

Get ready to lighten your wallets, Tolkien fans! The Fall of Arthur is now available for pre-order on Amazon and will hit bookstores this May 23! J. R. R. Tolkien’s narrative poem, surrounding one of England’s greatest legends, is […]

The Fall of Arthur: Previously Unpublished Tolkien Poem to be Released in May 2013

The Fall of Arthur: Previously Unpublished Tolkien Poem to be Released in May 2013

Before Lord of the Rings, and even before The Hobbit, there was The Fall of Arthur. Tolkien penned this narrative poem about one of England’s greatest legends almost century ago, though only a few excerpts […]

Christopher Tolkien Interviewed by Le Monde

It’s no secret that Christopher Tolkien has made every effort to stay away from the spotlight generated by his father’s works. For years, the octogenarian has been quietly laboring as the head of the Tolkien […]