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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.

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.

We are now calling for papers for The Tolkien Society Seminar 2018, which will be held on Sunday 1 July in Leeds at the Hilton Leeds City. The theme is Tolkien the Pagan? Reading Middle-earth through a Spiritual Lens.

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.

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.

We are now calling for papers for The Tolkien Society Seminar 2018, which will be held on Sunday 1 July in Leeds at the Hilton Leeds City. The theme is Tolkien the Pagan? Reading Middle-earth through a Spiritual Lens.

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.