Tag Archives: Bilbo

A Brace of Tolkien Posts #TolkienReadingDay

March 25th is Tolkien Reading Day! I have just hit the halfway point of The Silmarillion–my first time successfully reading it all the way through. Often I would start, enjoy the mythic material, then as the legendary stories of the … Continue reading

Posted in News & Links, Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

A Brace of Tolkien Posts (125th Birthday Week)

It is the week of Tolkien’s 125th birthday. In honour of the Professor’s twelfthty-fifth year, I thought I would catalogue the Tolkien posts featured here on A Pilgrim in Narnia. I hope you enjoy the great selection of guest bloggers … Continue reading

Posted in News & Links, Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Toasting Tolkien’s 125th Birthday #TolkienBirthdayToast

News release from the Tolkien Society. To celebrate Tolkien’s twelfthty-fifth (125th) birthday on 3 January 2017, the Tolkien Society invites all Tolkien fans to raise a toast to the Professor. After Bilbo left the Shire on his eleventy-first birthday in The … Continue reading

Posted in News & Links | Tagged , , | 6 Comments

Toasting Tolkien’s 125th Birthday #TolkienBirthdayToast

News release from the Tolkien Society. To celebrate Tolkien’s twelfthty-fifth (125th) birthday on 3 January 2017, the Tolkien Society invites all Tolkien fans to raise a toast to the Professor. After Bilbo left the Shire on his eleventy-first birthday in The … Continue reading

Posted in News & Links | Tagged , , | 5 Comments

Tolkien’s Dickensian Dreams

Originally posted on A Tolkienist's Perspective:
Dickens’ short story that inspired a Tolkien chapter This is somewhat a Tolkien paper I had written a while back, with the expressed intention to publish it one day. When that day never seemed to…

Posted in Reflections | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

A Catalogue of Tolkien Posts

Tomorrow is J.R.R. Tolkien Reading Day (Mar 25, 2015)! I’m still working out what it is I’m going to read and write about. As I prepare this post–and as you tuck yourselves in to a great book tonight and tomorrow–I … Continue reading

Posted in News & Links, Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Podcast Discussion on the Hobbit Film at All About Jack

I was thrilled to recently record a podcast on The Hobbit film trilogy. William O’Flaherty is producer and host of All About Jack, as well as the energy behind Essential C.S. Lewis, and a guest blogger here on A Pilgrim in Narnia. Here’s … Continue reading

Posted in News & Links, Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments