Tolkien Gateway

Beyond Bree

(Difference between revisions)
(Undo revision 109876 by 193.86.200.25 (Talk))
 
(24 intermediate revisions by 11 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
[[Image:Beyond Bree logo.png|''Beyond Bree'' logotype|thumb]]
+
[[File:Beyond Bree logo.png|''Beyond Bree'' logotype|thumb]]
 
+
'''''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 [[Tolkien Special Interest Group of American Mensa]].  
+
  
 
==Issues==
 
==Issues==
 +
*[[:Category:Beyond Bree|Beyond Bree issues]]
  
*[[:CATEGORY:Beyond Bree issues|Beyond Bree 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.
  
== From their website==
+
==Bree Moots==
 +
[[Bree Moot]] is a small informal, irregularly scheduled event, sponsored by
 +
'''''Beyond Bree'''''. They are sometimes held in combination with another conference.<ref>www.cep.unt.edu/~hargrove/bree/BBhistorylong.pdf</ref>
  
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.
+
==Beyond Bree Awards==
 +
An irregular award presented by '''''Beyond Bree''''' in recognition of outstanding contributions to the study of J.R.R. Tolkien.
 +
* I ([[1999]]) presented to [[Charles B. Elston]] and Dr [[Richard E. Blackwelder]].
 +
* II ([[2002]]) presented to [[ Richard C. West | Richard & Perri West]] and [[Sumner Gary Hunnewell|Sumner Gary]] & Sylvia Hunnewell.
 +
* 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]].
 +
* V ([[2012]]) awarded 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>
 +
** Unlike previous award votes, this time the Readers voted for a single clear winner, Mark Hooker. Honourary mentions went to [[The Plants of Middle-earth | Dinah Hazell]] and [[Phil Goss]].<ref>{{webcite|author=Troels Forchhammer|articleurl=http://parmarkenta.blogspot.com/2012/08/ive-been-writing-about-return-of-ring.html|articlename=The Return of the Ring|dated=25.08.12|website=[http://parmarkenta.blogspot.com/ Parma-kenta]|accessed=29 August 2012}}</ref>
 +
** The nominees were: [[Jeremy Edmonds]], Phil Goss, 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]
  
[[Category:Beyond Bree]]
+
{{References}}
[[CATEGORY:Publications by title]]
+
 
 +
{{title|italics}}
 +
[[Category:Beyond Bree| ]]
 +
[[Category:Publications by title]]
 
[[fi:Beyond Bree]]
 
[[fi:Beyond Bree]]

Latest revision as of 12:03, 19 October 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

[edit] Issues

[edit] 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.

[edit] 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]

[edit] Beyond Bree Awards

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

[edit] External links

[edit] 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)
  4. Troels Forchhammer, "The Return of the Ring" dated 25 August 2012, Parma-kenta (accessed 29 August 2012)