A new issue of Gramarye, the Journal of the Sussex Centre for Folklore, Fairy Tales and Fantasy, has been released featuring contributions from noted Tolkien scholars Tom Shippey and Dimitra Fimi.
Issue 6 of Gramarye is available as an ebook for just £5 and includes the following contributions:
‘The Case of the Ebony Horse’ (Part 2), Ruth B. Bottigheimer
‘The American Fantasy Tradition’, Tom Shippey
‘The Mythology of the Dark Tower Universe’, Robin Furth
‘Child Roland’, Steven O’Brien
‘Magic Mirrors and Shifting Skin: An Ecocritical Reading of Cornelia Funke’s Reckless’, Joanna Coleman
‘My Life with Fantasy Literature’, Colin Manlove
A review of Brian Attebery’s Stories about Stories: Fantasy and the Remaking of Myth, Tom Shippey
A review of J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Fall of Arthur, Dimitra Fimi
A review of Nancy Marie Brown’s Song of the Vikings: Snorri and the Making of Norse Myths, Jacqueline Simpson
A review of Jennifer Garlen and Anissa Graham’s The Wider Worlds of Jim Henson: Essays on His Work and Legacy Beyond The Muppet Show and Sesame Street, John Patrick Pazdziora
A review of Andrew Teverson’s Fairy Tale, Cristina Bacchilega
A review of John Lindow’s Trolls: An Unnatural History, Katherine Langrish
To get your copy of Gramarye Issue 6 please visit the University of Chichester website.
Shaun is the current Chair of The Tolkien Society. Elected in 2013, Shaun regularly speaks about adaptations of Tolkien’s works whilst passionately believing the Society needs to reach out to new audiences. In his spare time can be found in the cinema, playing video games and Lego, or on Twitter.