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The first round of nominations for The Tolkien Society Awards 2020 is now open.

It is with great sadness that we can confirm that Tolkien’s son and literary executor Christopher Tolkien has died at the age of 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.

We are now calling for papers for The Tolkien Society Seminar 2020, which will be held online on Saturday 4th July. The theme is Adapting Tolkien.

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 first round of nominations for The Tolkien Society Awards 2020 is now open.

We are now calling for papers for The Tolkien Society Seminar 2020, which will be held online on Saturday 4th July. The theme is Adapting Tolkien.

It is with great sadness that we can confirm that Tolkien’s son and literary executor Christopher Tolkien has died at the age of 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.