Contributor: Shaun Gunner

In a year’s time the Society will come together for Tolkien 2019, the largest celebration the Tolkien Society has ever held in honour of the Society’s 50th anniversary. This is everything we know so far.

The current Rawlinson and Bosworth Professor of Anglo-Saxon, Professor Andy Orchard, will be the Society’s Guest of Honour at our AGM on Saturday 21st April.

Posted by on 5 April 2018

Internet rumours claim that Universal are planning on including a Lord of the Rings-themed world in a new theme park in Orlando.

Posted by on 18 July 2018

Nancy Martsch, editor of Beyond Bree (the newsletter of the Tolkien Special Interest Group of American Mensa), has announced the release of the Beyond Bree calendar for 2019.

Posted by on 9 April 2018

Games Workshop have announced that they are releasing a new licensed strategy board game, Quest to Mount Doom, due out later this year.

The Tolkien Society is pleased to announce Tolkien 2019, the largest celebration the Tolkien Society has ever held. Taking place at the Macdonald Burlington hotel in Birmingham from 7th to 11th August 2019, the event will bring together hundreds of fans, scholars and artists from all over the world.

In a year’s time the Society will come together for Tolkien 2019, the largest celebration the Tolkien Society has ever held in honour of the Society’s 50th anniversary. This is everything we know so far.

Posted by on 18 July 2018

Nancy Martsch, editor of Beyond Bree (the newsletter of the Tolkien Special Interest Group of American Mensa), has announced the release of the Beyond Bree calendar for 2019.

The current Rawlinson and Bosworth Professor of Anglo-Saxon, Professor Andy Orchard, will be the Society’s Guest of Honour at our AGM on Saturday 21st April.

Posted by on 9 April 2018

Games Workshop have announced that they are releasing a new licensed strategy board game, Quest to Mount Doom, due out later this year.

Posted by on 5 April 2018

Internet rumours claim that Universal are planning on including a Lord of the Rings-themed world in a new theme park in Orlando.

The Tolkien Society is pleased to announce Tolkien 2019, the largest celebration the Tolkien Society has ever held. Taking place at the Macdonald Burlington hotel in Birmingham from 7th to 11th August 2019, the event will bring together hundreds of fans, scholars and artists from all over the world.

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.