Lord of the Rings: How To Read J.R.R. Tolkien

Source: CMUHSS
April 1, 2019

Carnegie Mellon University alumnus Michael D. C. Drout returned to campus for a talk on “How To Read J.R.R. Tolkien.”

Drout, a professor of English and director of the Center for the Study of the Medieval at Wheaton College in Norton, Mass, believes that Tolkien’s immense and lasting popularity can be explained by a “perfect storm hypothesis.”

Suggested Reading:

The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien
Exploring J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit by Corey Olsen Ph.D.

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