Contributor: Daniel Helen

A critical edition of J.R.R. Tolkien’s “Lay of Aotrou and Itroun” has been published today by HarperCollins.

A compilation of Tolkien’s tales of Beren and Lúthien will be published next year, HarperCollins has announced.

This year’s Middle-earth Festival will be held this weekend – on Saturday and Sunday 3 and 4 September 2016 – at Sarehole Mill, Birmingham.

Christopher Tolkien has been awarded the Bodley Medal.

Christina Scull and Wayne G. Hammond have announced that a second edition of their J.R.R. Tolkien Companion and Guide will be published next year.

Warner Bros. has announced plans to release all six Middle-earth films directed by Peter Jackson in a single collection.

About the Author: Daniel Helen
Daniel is a trustee of the Tolkien Society.