Contributor: Shaun Gunner
Posted by on 25 July 2017

Finnish film director Dome Karukoski is due to direct the biopic Tolkien in a film that will chronicle J.R.R. Tolkien’s formative years.

Posted by on 23 July 2017

The Tolkien Society’s Oxonmoot is the world’s longest-running annual event dedicated to Tolkien. Taking place in an Oxford college over a long weekend close to Frodo and Bilbo’s birthday in September, it is rightly considered one of the most important events for lovers of Tolkien and his works. Here are just 10 reasons why you […]

Tolkien to the World is The Tolkien Society’s project to deliver Tolkien books to schools and libraries in developing countries. We believe that everyone in the world should have access to Tolkien – donate now to help make that a reality.

Posted by on 24 July 2017

Composer Paul Corfield Godfrey has received the permission of the Tolkien Estate to use text from Tolkien’s works in his new album, Akȃllabeth and Other Tolkien Works.

16th April marks the 10th anniversary of the publication of The Children of Húrin, the tragic tale of Túrin Turambar and his sister Nienor.

The Trustees of The Tolkien Society are pleased to announce the shortlist for The Tolkien Society Awards. Members of the Society will be able to vote through the members’ area.

Posted by on 25 July 2017

Finnish film director Dome Karukoski is due to direct the biopic Tolkien in a film that will chronicle J.R.R. Tolkien’s formative years.

Posted by on 24 July 2017

Composer Paul Corfield Godfrey has received the permission of the Tolkien Estate to use text from Tolkien’s works in his new album, Akȃllabeth and Other Tolkien Works.

Posted by on 23 July 2017

The Tolkien Society’s Oxonmoot is the world’s longest-running annual event dedicated to Tolkien. Taking place in an Oxford college over a long weekend close to Frodo and Bilbo’s birthday in September, it is rightly considered one of the most important events for lovers of Tolkien and his works. Here are just 10 reasons why you […]

16th April marks the 10th anniversary of the publication of The Children of Húrin, the tragic tale of Túrin Turambar and his sister Nienor.

Tolkien to the World is The Tolkien Society’s project to deliver Tolkien books to schools and libraries in developing countries. We believe that everyone in the world should have access to Tolkien – donate now to help make that a reality.

The Trustees of The Tolkien Society are pleased to announce the shortlist for The Tolkien Society Awards. Members of the Society will be able to vote through the members’ area.

About the Author: Shaun Gunner

Shaun is the current Chair of The Tolkien Society. Elected in 2013, Shaun regularly speaks about adaptations of Tolkien’s works whilst passionately believing the Society needs to reach out to new audiences. In his spare time can be found in the cinema, playing video games and Lego, or on Twitter.