“An examination of the imaginary world created by J.R.R. Tolkien — how do his hobbits, elves and wizards reflect reality? With footage from the motion picture The Fellowship of the Ring, we draw fascinating parallels between the myths, events, and languages created by Tolkien to history.” Sunday, Dec. 23 at 8 p.m. ET, Friday, Dec. 28 at 9 p.m. ET, Sunday, Dec. 30 at 6 p.m. ET. (Thanks to “Caranfindil” for sending this in!).
A letter from J.R.R. Tolkien to illustrator Doris Sykes will be sold by Hermitage Fine Art Monaco for £15,000 ($25,0000).