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Mark T. Hooker

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'''Mark T. Hooker''' is a visiting scholar at Indiana University's Russian and East European Institute (REEI). Retired, he conducts research for publication.  
 
'''Mark T. Hooker''' is a visiting scholar at Indiana University's Russian and East European Institute (REEI). Retired, he conducts research for publication.  
  
Hooker is credited with coining the terms ''[[Tolkiennymy]]'' (to describe the study of Tolkien's use of names and etymologies from existing languages) and ''[[Samizdat]]'' (to describe self-published "pirate" translations).
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Hooker is credited with coining the terms ''[[Tolkiennymy]]'' (to describe the study of Tolkien's use of names and etymologies from existing languages) and borrowing the Russian word ''[[Samizdat]]'' (to describe self-published "pirate" translations).
  
 
==Bibliography==
 
==Bibliography==

Revision as of 14:31, 22 September 2009

Mark T. Hooker is a visiting scholar at Indiana University's Russian and East European Institute (REEI). Retired, he conducts research for publication.

Hooker is credited with coining the terms Tolkiennymy (to describe the study of Tolkien's use of names and etymologies from existing languages) and borrowing the Russian word Samizdat (to describe self-published "pirate" translations).

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