Washington Post Book World Senior Editor and Pulitzer Prize winning literary critic Michael Dirda will be hosting a series of online discussions focusing on The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings”trilogy. This week, Dirda will take questions on The Hobbit, the first of Tolkien’s books set in Middle-earth and the precursor to The Lord of the Rings. For more information, CLICK HERE.
In 2016, a Christmas poem by Tolkien written in 1936 was discovered at a school in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, UK. Read and listen to it for the first time!