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'''''Beyond Bree''''' is a monthly publication of the [[American Mensa Tolkien Special Interest Group|Tolkien Special Interest Group of Mensa]]. It is a journal of record that is held in the collections of [[Marquette University]] in Milwaukee, Wisconsin; the [[Marion E. Wade Center|Wade Collection of Wheaton College]], Wheaton, Illinois; and the [[Bodleian Library]] of Oxford University, England. It is cited, for example, in ''[[The Annotated Hobbit]]'', ''[[J.R.R. Tolkien Encyclopedia]]'', ''[[Tolkien the Medievalist]]'', and ''[[The J.R.R. Tolkien Companion and Guide]]''.<ref>''Beyond Bree'', June 2012, p. 8.</ref>
 
'''''Beyond Bree''''' is a monthly publication of the [[American Mensa Tolkien Special Interest Group|Tolkien Special Interest Group of Mensa]]. It is a journal of record that is held in the collections of [[Marquette University]] in Milwaukee, Wisconsin; the [[Marion E. Wade Center|Wade Collection of Wheaton College]], Wheaton, Illinois; and the [[Bodleian Library]] of Oxford University, England. It is cited, for example, in ''[[The Annotated Hobbit]]'', ''[[J.R.R. Tolkien Encyclopedia]]'', ''[[Tolkien the Medievalist]]'', and ''[[The J.R.R. Tolkien Companion and Guide]]''.<ref>''Beyond Bree'', June 2012, p. 8.</ref>
  
 
==Issues==
 
==Issues==
 
 
*[[:Category:Beyond Bree|Beyond Bree issues]]
 
*[[:Category:Beyond Bree|Beyond Bree issues]]
  
 
== From their website==
 
== From their website==
 
 
A typical issue is 12 pages long, contains short articles on J.R.R. Tolkien and his works; reviews of books, games, films, events by, about, or inspired by J.R.R. Tolkien and his works;reviews of books, games, films, events by, about, or inspired by J.R.R. Tolkien and his works, and general fantasy which might be of interest to the Tolkien fan. Also readers' views; fan publications, news, art, occasional poetry and puzzles. We seldom publish fiction. Since we are too widely scattered to meet in person, Beyond Bree carries news of conventions and gatherings where the Tolkien fan might find others of similar interests. And, if readers have questions about Tolkien or his works, we try to answer them.
 
A typical issue is 12 pages long, contains short articles on J.R.R. Tolkien and his works; reviews of books, games, films, events by, about, or inspired by J.R.R. Tolkien and his works;reviews of books, games, films, events by, about, or inspired by J.R.R. Tolkien and his works, and general fantasy which might be of interest to the Tolkien fan. Also readers' views; fan publications, news, art, occasional poetry and puzzles. We seldom publish fiction. Since we are too widely scattered to meet in person, Beyond Bree carries news of conventions and gatherings where the Tolkien fan might find others of similar interests. And, if readers have questions about Tolkien or his works, we try to answer them.
  
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* III ([[2004]]) presented to [[René van Rossenberg]] and [[Mike Foster]].
 
* III ([[2004]]) presented to [[René van Rossenberg]] and [[Mike Foster]].
 
* IV ([[2005]]) presented to [[David Salo | David]] & [[Dorothea Salo]], [[Wayne G. Hammond]] & [[Christina Scull]], and [[Anthony Burdge]] & [[Jessica Burke]].
 
* IV ([[2005]]) presented to [[David Salo | David]] & [[Dorothea Salo]], [[Wayne G. Hammond]] & [[Christina Scull]], and [[Anthony Burdge]] & [[Jessica Burke]].
* V ([[2012]]) presented to [[Mark Hooker]] at [[The Return of the Ring]] in Loughborough, England.<ref>{{webcite|author=|articleurl=http://www.tolkienlibrary.com/press/1048-Beyond-Bree-Award-V.php|articlename=The Fifth Beyond Bree Award was given to Mark T. Hooker|dated=26.08.12|website=[http://www.tolkienlibrary.com/index.php Tolkien Library]|accessed=28 August 2012}}</ref>
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* V ([[2012]]) presented to [[Mark T. Hooker]] at [[The Return of the Ring]] in Loughborough, England.<ref>{{webcite|author=|articleurl=http://www.tolkienlibrary.com/press/1048-Beyond-Bree-Award-V.php|articlename=The Fifth Beyond Bree Award was given to Mark T. Hooker|dated=26.08.12|website=[http://www.tolkienlibrary.com/index.php Tolkien Library]|accessed=28 August 2012}}</ref>
** The nominees were: [[Jeremy Edmonds]], [[Phil Goss]], [[The Plants of Middle-earth | Dinah Hazell]], [[Mark Hooker]], and [[Chris Seeman]].
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** The nominees were: [[Jeremy Edmonds]], [[Phil Goss]], [[The Plants of Middle-earth | Dinah Hazell]], [[Mark T. Hooker]], and [[Chris Seeman]].
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
* [http://www.cep.unt.edu/bree.html Official website]
 
* [http://www.cep.unt.edu/bree.html Official website]
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Revision as of 18:39, 28 August 2012

Beyond Bree logotype

Beyond Bree is a monthly publication of the Tolkien Special Interest Group of Mensa. It is a journal of record that is held in the collections of Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin; the Wade Collection of Wheaton College, Wheaton, Illinois; and the Bodleian Library of Oxford University, England. It is cited, for example, in The Annotated Hobbit, J.R.R. Tolkien Encyclopedia, Tolkien the Medievalist, and The J.R.R. Tolkien Companion and Guide.[1]

Contents

Issues

From their website

A typical issue is 12 pages long, contains short articles on J.R.R. Tolkien and his works; reviews of books, games, films, events by, about, or inspired by J.R.R. Tolkien and his works;reviews of books, games, films, events by, about, or inspired by J.R.R. Tolkien and his works, and general fantasy which might be of interest to the Tolkien fan. Also readers' views; fan publications, news, art, occasional poetry and puzzles. We seldom publish fiction. Since we are too widely scattered to meet in person, Beyond Bree carries news of conventions and gatherings where the Tolkien fan might find others of similar interests. And, if readers have questions about Tolkien or his works, we try to answer them.

Bree Moots

Bree Moot is a small informal, irregularly scheduled event, sponsored by Beyond Bree. They are sometimes held in combination with another conference.[2]

Beyond Bree Awards

An irregular award presented by Beyond Bree in recognition of outstanding contributions to the study of J.R.R. Tolkien.

External links

References

  1. Beyond Bree, June 2012, p. 8.
  2. www.cep.unt.edu/~hargrove/bree/BBhistorylong.pdf
  3. "The Fifth Beyond Bree Award was given to Mark T. Hooker" dated 26 August 2012, Tolkien Library (accessed 28 August 2012)