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Posted at 18:16 on 14 November 2014

Our sister society, Deutsche Tolkien Gesellschaft (DTG), has announced the start of their annual art competition to design their collectible coaster.

Posted at 11:52 on 6 October 2014

The Hungarian Tolkien Society is hosting its ninth Tolkien Mailing Competition. This year, however, the “Quendi” category is open to Tolkien fans from around the world to win the honour of being crowned the winner of the HTS’s competition.

Posted at 19:57 on 16 August 2014

Wolverhampton Art Gallery, as part of the Black Country Echoes Festival, is hosting an exhibition this from September to January called the “Making of Mordor”. The displays include items from the Tolkien Society archives and Tolkien Society members.

Posted at 13:42 on 3 August 2014

The Tolkien Society’s sister-organisation, Deutsche Tolkien Gesellschaft (DTG), has released a call-for-papers for their forthcoming Seminar, to be held in Aachen, on 1-3 May 2015 in co-operation with the Institute for British, American, and Romance Studies at RWTH Aachen University.

Posted at 19:00 on 5 November 2014

The Mythgard Academy fundraising campaign will come to a close this Saturday with a live webathon.

Posted at 19:00 on 21 September 2014

77 years ago today, on the 21st September 1937, J.R.R. Tolkien’s children’s story The Hobbit was published. Having captivated tens of millions of children – tell/show us why you love The Hobbit.

Posted at 12:30 on 12 August 2014

Tolkien and the Study of His Sources: Critical Essays, edited by Jason Fisher, has received the 2014 Mythopoeic Scholarship Award in Inklings Studies.

Posted at 11:41 on 30 July 2014

The Oxford Botanic Garden has announced that its large black pine (pinus nigra), one of Tolkien’s favourite trees, will be cut down for safety reasons.