News: Announcements

It is with great sadness that we can confirm that Tolkien’s son and literary executor Christopher Tolkien has died aged 95.

Posted by on 6 June 2019

The Tolkien Society is pleased to announce that the Tolkien archivist, and curator of the Tolkien: Maker of Middle-earth exhibition, Catherine McIlwaine will be a guest at our Tolkien 2019 event this summer.

The Tolkien Society’s earliest publications have been digitised and are now available for members to download.

To mark J.R.R. Tolkien’s twelfty-eighth (128th) birthday, The Tolkien Society invites fans all over the world to participate in our annual Birthday Toast.

Today is The Tolkien Society’s international Tolkien Reading Day! The theme this year is Tolkien and the mysterious. Share a video, or let us know what you’re reading in the comments below or by using #TolkienReadingDay on Twitter.

The Tolkien Society is delighted to announce the launch of a new Bursary to fund emerging academics to present the latest Tolkien scholarship to new audiences.

It is with great sadness that we can confirm that Tolkien’s son and literary executor Christopher Tolkien has died aged 95.

To mark J.R.R. Tolkien’s twelfty-eighth (128th) birthday, The Tolkien Society invites fans all over the world to participate in our annual Birthday Toast.

Posted by on 6 June 2019

The Tolkien Society is pleased to announce that the Tolkien archivist, and curator of the Tolkien: Maker of Middle-earth exhibition, Catherine McIlwaine will be a guest at our Tolkien 2019 event this summer.

Today is The Tolkien Society’s international Tolkien Reading Day! The theme this year is Tolkien and the mysterious. Share a video, or let us know what you’re reading in the comments below or by using #TolkienReadingDay on Twitter.

The Tolkien Society’s earliest publications have been digitised and are now available for members to download.

The Tolkien Society is delighted to announce the launch of a new Bursary to fund emerging academics to present the latest Tolkien scholarship to new audiences.