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'''Arne Zettersten''' ([[1934]]-) is a Swedish professor emeritus. Before retirement, Zettersten was Head of Department and Professor in English at the University of Copenhagen.<ref>"Foreword", in ''Worlds of Words. A Tribute to Arne Zettersten. Nordic Journal of English Studies.'' Special Issue, Volume 3, No. 1 (2004; editor: Cay Dollerup).</ref>
  
'''Arne Zettersten''' ([[1934]]-) is a Swedish professor emeritus in English at the University of Copenhagen. During the 1960s in [[Oxford]], Zettersten became a friend and colleauge of [[J.R.R. Tolkien]], as they both shared an interest in a certain collection of medieval manuscripts ("the [[Katherine group]]"). Their contact continued throughout the last 13 years of Tolkien's life.
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In [[1965]], Zettersten presented his doctoral thesis on the [[AB language]], a medieval literary dialect first identified by [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]. And during the 1960s in [[Oxford]], Zettersten became a friend and colleague of Tolkien, as they both shared an interest in a certain collection of medieval manuscripts (the "[[Katherine Group]]"). Their contact continued throughout the last 13 years of Tolkien's life.
  
 
==Bibliography==
 
==Bibliography==
 
Selected bibliography of works concerned with J.R.R. Tolkien.
 
Selected bibliography of works concerned with J.R.R. Tolkien.
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===Articles===
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* [[1966]]: ''English Studies 47'' (Amsterdam)
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** "J.R.R. Tolkien. The English Text of the Ancrene Riwle - Ancrene Wisse" (pp.290-292; [Review])
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* [[2004]]: ''[[The Invented Worlds of J.R.R. Tolkien]]'' [also published in ''[[The Lord of the Rings 1954-2004|The Lord of the Rings 1954-2004: Scholarship in Honor of Richard E. Blackwelder]]'' (2006)]
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** "The AB Language Lives"
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* [[2006]]: ''[[J.R.R. Tolkien Encyclopedia: Scholarship and Critical Assessment]]'', entries:
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** "AB Language"
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** "Ancrene Wisse"
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** "Katherine Group"
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* [[2008]]: ''[[Lembas Extra: Proceedings of the 5th Unquendor Lustrum]]''
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**  "Discussing language history with J.R.R. Tolkien"
  
*([[2008]]) ''[[Tolkien - min vän Ronald och hans världar]]''
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===Books===
*([[2010]]) ''[[J.R.R. Tolkien's Double Worlds and Creative Process]]''
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* [[2008]]: ''[[Tolkien - min vän Ronald och hans världar]]''
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* [[2011]]: ''[[J.R.R. Tolkien's Double Worlds and Creative Process]]''
  
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==External links==
  
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*[http://www.tolkienlibrary.com/press/963-Tolkien_Double_Worlds_Creative_Process.php Tolkien's Double Worlds and Creative Process by Arne Zettersten]
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Arne Zettersten
Biographical information
Born1934
OccupationAcademic, author

Arne Zettersten (1934-) is a Swedish professor emeritus. Before retirement, Zettersten was Head of Department and Professor in English at the University of Copenhagen.[1]

In 1965, Zettersten presented his doctoral thesis on the AB language, a medieval literary dialect first identified by J.R.R. Tolkien. And during the 1960s in Oxford, Zettersten became a friend and colleague of Tolkien, as they both shared an interest in a certain collection of medieval manuscripts (the "Katherine Group"). Their contact continued throughout the last 13 years of Tolkien's life.

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[edit] Bibliography

Selected bibliography of works concerned with J.R.R. Tolkien.

[edit] Articles

[edit] Books

[edit] External links

[edit] References

  1. "Foreword", in Worlds of Words. A Tribute to Arne Zettersten. Nordic Journal of English Studies. Special Issue, Volume 3, No. 1 (2004; editor: Cay Dollerup).