Anthony Scott Burdge is the founder and co-chairman of the North East Tolkien Society, and the webmaster of their site, Heren Istarion Nets. He has given many lectures on Tolkien, and has contributed to the J.R.R. Tolkien Encyclopedia, Beyond Bree, Parma Nölé and Amon Hen.
- 2005: Beyond Bree Award, "In recognition of outstanding contribution to the study of J.R.R. Tolkien, from the Readers of Beyond Bree"
- 2006: Mythopoeic Society Starving Scholar Award, MythCon 37
- Parma Nölé, Issue 17/18, Fall 2006/Winter 2007
- "The Mystical Imagination of the Inklings"