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Tolkien's Beowulf

Great news for all JRR Tolkien fans, after a 90-year wait, soon we’ll be able to read Tolkien’s translation of Beowulf, plus promised additional material. 59 more words

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[Trans] The Hobbit (Preface)

Hiện tại mình đang “mở hàng” The Hobbit của J.R.R.Tolkien. Bản này mình mua lại trên mạng nhưng cũng nhiều cái thú vị để nói lắm. 5,488 more words


Last meeting in March (Reading Day Meeting)


As the meeting closest to Reading Day we began with a discussion of the Reading Day topic which this year has been ‘Hope’. Omer’s contribution on the topic follows the meeting report. 3,556 more words

Christopher Tolkien speaks about "The Silmarillion"

In this documentary excerpt, Christopher Tolkien discusses his father, J.R.R. Tolkien, and his work on “Silmarillion” the companion book with lore and history involved in The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit. 6 more words


The Lays of Beleriand by J.R.R. Tolkien

In The Lays of Beleriand by J.R.R. Tolkien (the third book of unpublished Tolkien material), Tolkien takes us deeper into the tales of Turin and Beren. 79 more words

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A good day to love Tolkien!

Exciting news ahead …

I smell the covers of a new Tolkien book on the way! :)

Such a phrase is rarely heard nowadays. However, it seems like a feast considering we’ve just had… 218 more words

J. R. R. Tolkien

J.R.R. Tolkien's Son, Christopher, to Publish His Father's Translation Of Beowulf

Middle-earth master JRR Tolkien also tried his hand at the 11th-century epic Beowulf. Nearly 90 years ago, the Lord of the Rings author translated the story, and now his son Christopher will publish Beowulf: A Translation and Commentary on May 22.  70 more words