Contributor: Daniel Helen

The editors of Tolkien Studies: An Annual Scholarly Review have announced the expected contents of volume 14.

Dr Mark Atherton, author of There and Back Again: J.R.R. Tolkien and the Origins of The Hobbit,  will be the guest speaker at The Tolkien Society’s Annual Dinner on Saturday 22 April 2017.

Rock Cottage – thought to be a possible inspiration for the Cottage of Lost Play – in the Staffordshire village of Great Haywood has gone on sale for an asking price of £375,000.

HarperCollins has announced a series of events to mark the publication of Beren and Lúthien by J.R.R. Tolkien, edited by Christopher Tolkien and illustrated by Alan Lee.

Monolith, the makers of the 2014 smash hit Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, have announced that a sequel – Shadow of War – will be released later this year.

The publication of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Beren and Lúthien has been pushed back one month to Thursday 1 June 2017.

The editors of Tolkien Studies: An Annual Scholarly Review have announced the expected contents of volume 14.

HarperCollins has announced a series of events to mark the publication of Beren and Lúthien by J.R.R. Tolkien, edited by Christopher Tolkien and illustrated by Alan Lee.

Dr Mark Atherton, author of There and Back Again: J.R.R. Tolkien and the Origins of The Hobbit,  will be the guest speaker at The Tolkien Society’s Annual Dinner on Saturday 22 April 2017.

Monolith, the makers of the 2014 smash hit Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, have announced that a sequel – Shadow of War – will be released later this year.

Rock Cottage – thought to be a possible inspiration for the Cottage of Lost Play – in the Staffordshire village of Great Haywood has gone on sale for an asking price of £375,000.

The publication of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Beren and Lúthien has been pushed back one month to Thursday 1 June 2017.

About the Author: Daniel Helen
Daniel is an Officer without Portfolio and Trustee of The Tolkien Society. Elected in 2014, he is mainly responsible for the Society's digital operations, including this website.