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Poem of the Week: Sonnet VI

Greetings, all!

Today’s poet may need a little introduction. His name is Charles Williams and he was a British novelist, playwright, and theologian, as well as one of the integral members of the famous Oxford Inklings. 172 more words

Poetry

The Battle of the Five Blogs

This post is part of the Battle of the Five Blogs which connects the thoughts of five Tolkien-obsessed bloggers on the release of the final installment of Peter Jackson’s Hobbit trilogy,  … 1,539 more words

Literature

The Inklings Reunited!

We often see separate photos of the Inklings, that band of Christian fantasists who met at a famous Oxford tavern, but not often in a group picture. 34 more words

Fantasy

The Creative Network: A Proposal

The Creative Network: A Proposal

This is one of those posts that are more related to the Digital Writing class I am taking this semester – the final iteration of this project will be posted around the beginning of December. 253 more words

Perspectives on Fairy-Story: Tolkien, Lewis, MacDonald, Chesterton & Clark

“The realm of fairy-story is wide and deep and high and filled with many things: all manner of beasts and birds are found there; shoreless seas and stars uncounted; beauty that is an enchantment, and an ever-present peril; both joy and sorrow as sharp as swords.” – J.R.R.

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Essays

Greetings from the South...

Hello, hello, hello…I’m still alive! I’ve spent the last week settling into my new home in Oxford so it’s taken me a while to actually get back to normality – apologies for my absence! 545 more words

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CFP: George MacDonald and the Victorian Roots of Modern Fantasy

Edwardian scholars may be interested in the following event, taking place on the 13th-15th August 2015, in Oxford:

MacDonald is the greatest genius of this kind whom I know.” 213 more words

Events