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'''Jason Fisher''', writer and software developer from the United States, runs the blog ''Lingwë - Musings of a Fish'' (with content on [[J.R.R. Tolkien]], [[C.S. Lewis]], [[the Inklings]], J.K. Rowling, and fantasy literature in general; language, linguistics, and philology; comparative mythology and folklore, etc.)
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'''Jason Fisher''' is an American independent scholar specializing in [[J.R.R. Tolkien]], the [[Inklings]], and Medieval Germanic philology. He runs the blog ''Lingwë - Musings of a Fish''.
  
 
In [[2010]], Fisher was appointed editor of ''[[Mythprint]]'', the monthly bulletin of the [[Mythopoeic Society]].
 
In [[2010]], Fisher was appointed editor of ''[[Mythprint]]'', the monthly bulletin of the [[Mythopoeic Society]].
  
==Bibliography, selected==
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==Bibliography==
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===Books===
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*[[2011]]: ''[[Tolkien and the Study of His Sources]]'' (editor)
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===Articles===
 
===Articles===
 
*[[2006]]: ''[[J.R.R. Tolkien Encyclopedia: Scholarship and Critical Assessment]]''
 
*[[2006]]: ''[[J.R.R. Tolkien Encyclopedia: Scholarship and Critical Assessment]]''
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*[[2008]]: [[Tolkien Studies: Volume 5|''Tolkien Studies'': Volume 5]]
 
*[[2008]]: [[Tolkien Studies: Volume 5|''Tolkien Studies'': Volume 5]]
 
**"Three Rings for — Whom Exactly? And Why? Justifying the Disposition of the Three Elven Rings"
 
**"Three Rings for — Whom Exactly? And Why? Justifying the Disposition of the Three Elven Rings"
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*[[2010]]: [http://www.lotrplaza.com/ Lord of the Rings Fanatics Plaza]
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**[http://www.lotrplaza.com/forum/forum_posts.asp?TID=239540 Some Contributions to Middle-earth Lexicography: Hapax Legomena in ''The Lord of the Rings'']
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*[[2010]]: ''[[Mythlore]]'' 111/112
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**"Dwarves, Spiders, and Murky Woods: J.R.R. Tolkien's Wonderful Web of Words."
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*[[2010]]: ''[[Mythprint]]'' (June issue, Vol. 47, No. 6, #335, on pp. 3–4)
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**"[http://www.mythsoc.org/blog/interview-with-simon-tolkien/ Interview with Simon Tolkien]"
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* [[2010]]: ''[[Middle-earth and Beyond|Middle-earth and Beyond: Essays on the World of J.R.R. Tolkien]]''
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**"Sourcing Tolkien's 'Circles of the World': Speculations on the Heimskringla, the Latin Vulgate Bible, and the Hereford Mappa Mundi"
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* [[2010]]: ''[[Middle-earth Minstrel]]''
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** "Horns of Dawn: The Tradition of Alliterative Verse in Rohan"
  
 
===Reviews===
 
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*[http://lingwe.blogspot.com Lingwë - Musings of a Fish]
 
*[http://lingwe.blogspot.com Lingwë - Musings of a Fish]
 
*[http://www.mythprint.org Mythprint (official website)]
 
*[http://www.mythprint.org Mythprint (official website)]
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*[http://middle-earth.xenite.org/2011/12/19/an-interview-with-jason-fisher/ An Interview With Jason Fisher] at [http://middle-earth.xenite.org/ Middle-earth.Xenite.org]
  
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Latest revision as of 14:09, 19 December 2011

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Jason Fisher is an American independent scholar specializing in J.R.R. Tolkien, the Inklings, and Medieval Germanic philology. He runs the blog Lingwë - Musings of a Fish.

In 2010, Fisher was appointed editor of Mythprint, the monthly bulletin of the Mythopoeic Society.

Contents

[edit] Bibliography

[edit] Books

[edit] Articles

[edit] Reviews

  • 2008: Mythprint April/May (45:4-5, #313-314)
    • The Hobbit 70th Anniversary Edition by JRR Tolkien"
  • 2009: Mythprint March/April (Volume 46:3-4, #324-325)
    • "Tales Before Narnia edited by Douglas A. Anderson"

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