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Tolkien Studies: An Annual Scholarly Review presents the growing body of critical commentary and scholarship on both J. R. R. Tolkien's voluminous fiction and his academic work in literary and linguistic fields.
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About the Author
Verlyn Flieger is Emeritus Professor of English at the University of Maryland, where she specialized in Mythology and Folklore. Among her publications are A Question of Time: J. R. R. Tolkien’s Road to Faerie (1997), Splintered Light, Logos, and Language in Tolkien’s World (2002), and Interrupted Music: The Making of Tolkien’s Mythology (2005). With Douglas A. Anderson she edited Tolkien’s On Fairy-stories (2008).
Table of Contents•Vladimir Brljak: The Books of Lost Tales: Tolkien as Metafictionist
•Peter Kristof Makai: Faërian Cyberdrama: When Fantasy becomes Virtual Reality
•Michael Milburn: Coleridge’s Definition of Imagination and Tolkien’s Definition(s) of Faery
•Thomas Fornet-Ponse: “Strange and free” —On Some Aspects of the Nature of Elves and Men
•Mary R. Bowman: Refining the Gold: Tolkien, The Battle of Maldon, and the Northern Theory of Courage
•Thomas Honegger: Fantasy, Escape, Recovery, and Consolation in Sir Orfeo: The Medieval Foundations of Tolkienian Fantasy
•Sherrylyn Branchaw: Elladan and Elrohir: The Dioscuri in The Lord of the Rings
•Yoko Hemmi: Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings and His Concept of Native Language: Sindarin and British-Welsh
•Margaret Sinex: “Monsterized Saracens,” Tolkien’s Haradrim, and Other Medieval “Fantasy Products”
•Kristine Larsen: Myth, Milky Way, and the Mysteries of Tolkien’s Morwinyon, Telumendil, and Anarríma
•J.R.R. Tolkien: “The Story of Kullervo” and Essays on Kalevala, Transcribed and edited by Verlyn Flieger
•John Garth: J.R.R. Tolkien and the Boy Who Didn’t Believe in Fairies
•Book Reviews, Compiled by Douglas A. Anderson
•David Bratman: The Year’s Work in Tolkien Studies 2007
•Rebecca Epstein, Michael D.C. Drout, and David Bratman: Bibliography (in English) for 2008