Contributor: Shaun Gunner

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 will be celebrating its own annual Tolkien Reading Day on 25th March by hosting an event at the Story Museum in Oxford, including a live storytelling of Mr. Bliss.

As an author, J.R.R. Tolkien remains one of the most popular writers in the world, with book sales in the 250-300 million range and earning a position where he is widely regarded as the father of modern fantasy. Those book sales have not only touched millions of people the world over – and led to […]

The famous Oxford pub, the Eagle and Child, is set for a revamp to expand the pub into offering accommodation for visitors.

The Bodleian Library is set to release a book – Tolkien: The Maker of Middle-earth – next year to accompany a major Tolkien exhibition due to take place at the Library.

Posted by on 2 March 2017

Bookings are now open for The Tolkien Society’s Annual Dinner, which will take place on Saturday 22nd April as part of our Springmoot and AGM in Warwick. Book now!

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 famous Oxford pub, the Eagle and Child, is set for a revamp to expand the pub into offering accommodation for visitors.

The Tolkien Society will be celebrating its own annual Tolkien Reading Day on 25th March by hosting an event at the Story Museum in Oxford, including a live storytelling of Mr. Bliss.

The Bodleian Library is set to release a book – Tolkien: The Maker of Middle-earth – next year to accompany a major Tolkien exhibition due to take place at the Library.

As an author, J.R.R. Tolkien remains one of the most popular writers in the world, with book sales in the 250-300 million range and earning a position where he is widely regarded as the father of modern fantasy. Those book sales have not only touched millions of people the world over – and led to […]

Posted by on 2 March 2017

Bookings are now open for The Tolkien Society’s Annual Dinner, which will take place on Saturday 22nd April as part of our Springmoot and AGM in Warwick. Book now!

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.