Anthony from Heren Istarion informed us of this upcoming event: January 14 (Wednesday), 7:30 p.m. The Two Rings: J. R. R. Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings and Wagner’s The Ring of the Nibelung. Exploration and comparison of two great mythological works. Speaker: Edward R. Haymes, Professor of German and Comparative Literature, Cleveland State University, who is teaching an entire course on this subject. A celebration of the completion of the film cycle of The Lord of the Rings and the forthcoming Met Ring cycles. (reservations are not required). For more info, CLICK HERE.
The Tolkien Society–an”educational charity, literary society, and international fan club, devoted to promoting the life and works of J.R.R. Tolkien–has announced the theme for this year’s Summer Seminar: Tolkien and Diversity.