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Posted by on 20 June 2017

The University of Oxford has launched a campaign to place personal accounts of the First World War online in time for the centenary of Armistice Day in 2018.

The Tolkien Society Seminar 2017 will be held on Sunday 2 July in Leeds at the Hilton Leeds City. We are now calling for papers on the theme of Poetry and Song in Tolkien’s works.

Posted by on 15 May 2016

King Edward’s School, Birmingham, has produced a short documentary on Robert Quilter Gilson, a close friend of Tolkien who died on the first day of the Battle of the Somme.

Today is The Tolkien Society’s international Tolkien Reading Day! The theme this year is Poetry and Song. Let us know what you’re reading in the comments below or by using #TolkienReadingDay on Twitter.

Posted by on 1 July 2016

As we mark 100 years since the beginning of the Battle of the Somme, Tolkien fans will be remembering the T.C.B.S. (Tea Club and Barrovian Society), the small group of friends from King Edward’s School Birmingham who were tragically caught up by war.

Posted by on 4 May 2016

The Bodleian Libraries has acquired the map of Middle-earth annotated by Tolkien and renowned artist Pauline Baynes.

Posted by on 20 June 2017

The University of Oxford has launched a campaign to place personal accounts of the First World War online in time for the centenary of Armistice Day in 2018.

Today is The Tolkien Society’s international Tolkien Reading Day! The theme this year is Poetry and Song. Let us know what you’re reading in the comments below or by using #TolkienReadingDay on Twitter.

The Tolkien Society Seminar 2017 will be held on Sunday 2 July in Leeds at the Hilton Leeds City. We are now calling for papers on the theme of Poetry and Song in Tolkien’s works.

Posted by on 1 July 2016

As we mark 100 years since the beginning of the Battle of the Somme, Tolkien fans will be remembering the T.C.B.S. (Tea Club and Barrovian Society), the small group of friends from King Edward’s School Birmingham who were tragically caught up by war.

Posted by on 15 May 2016

King Edward’s School, Birmingham, has produced a short documentary on Robert Quilter Gilson, a close friend of Tolkien who died on the first day of the Battle of the Somme.

Posted by on 4 May 2016

The Bodleian Libraries has acquired the map of Middle-earth annotated by Tolkien and renowned artist Pauline Baynes.