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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


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


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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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


Mythcon, ahoy!

This August I will be attending Mythcon 45, the annual convention of the Mythopoeic Society, a leading international organization for fans and scholars of the Inklings and fantasy studies. 447 more words