The 2014 AGM will host the inaugural Tolkien Society Awards. The awards are to recognise excellence in the fields of Tolkien scholarship and fandom as well as highlighting our long-standing charitable objective to “seek to educate the public in, and promote research into, the life and works of Professor John Ronald Reuel Tolkien CBE”. The […]

Following publication of the hardback last year, a new paperback of The Hobbit, illustrated by Jemima Catlin, will be released 11 September 2014.

Details have emerged about John D. Rateliff’s forthcoming book, A Brief History of The Hobbit, thanks to a bit of investigating by Jason Fisher.

It is with great pleasure that we confirm that Helen Armstrong has been appointed as Acting Mallorn Editor.

Posted by on 4 March 2014

The Oxford Literary Festival will be running a couple of talks related to Tolkien later this month.

The schedule for the 49th International Congress on Medieval Studies has been released and this year will again feature a series of special sessions on Tolkien.