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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]].
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Fisher was the editor of ''[[Mythprint]]'', the monthly bulletin of the [[Mythopoeic Society]], from [[2010]] through [[2013]].
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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===
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*[[2006]]: ''[[J.R.R. Tolkien Encyclopedia: Scholarship and Critical Assessment]]''
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**"Family Trees"
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**"Fëanor"
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**"Galadriel"
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**"Greek Gods"
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**"Manuscripts by Tolkien"
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**"Mythology for England"
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**"Palantíri"
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**"Phial"
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**"Riddles"
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**"Sauron Defeated"
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**"Silmarils"
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**"Taniquetil"
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*[[2006]]: ''[[Tolkien and Modernity 1]]''
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**"'Man does as he is when he may do as he wishes': The Perennial Modernity of Free Will"
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*[[2007]]: ''[[The Silmarillion: Thirty Years On]]''
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**"From Mythopoeia to Mythography: Tolkien, Lönnrot, And Jerome."
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*[[2008]]: [[Tolkien Studies: Volume 5|''Tolkien Studies'': Volume 5]]
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**"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"
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*[[2014]]: ''[[Tolkien in the New Century|Tolkien in the New Century: Essays in Honor of Tom Shippey]]
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**"Tolkien's Wraiths, Rings and Dragons: An Exercise in Literary Linguistics"
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===Reviews===
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*[[2008]]: ''Mythprint'' April/May (45:4-5, #313-314)
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**''The Hobbit'' 70th Anniversary Edition by JRR Tolkien"
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*[[2009]]: ''Mythprint'' March/April (Volume 46:3-4, #324-325)
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**"''Tales Before Narnia'' edited by Douglas A. Anderson"
  
 
== External links ==
 
== External links ==
  
 
*[http://lingwe.blogspot.com Lingwë - Musings of a Fish]
 
*[http://lingwe.blogspot.com Lingwë - Musings of a Fish]
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*[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 23:37, 11 July 2014

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.

Fisher was the editor of Mythprint, the monthly bulletin of the Mythopoeic Society, from 2010 through 2013.

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"

[edit] External links