Tolkien Gateway

Orcrist 2

(Difference between revisions)
m
m (Changed DISPLAYTITLE)
 
Line 29: Line 29:
 
{{references}}
 
{{references}}
  
{{DISPLAYTITLE:''Orcrist'' 2}}
+
{{title|journal}}
 
[[Category:Orcrist (journal)]]
 
[[Category:Orcrist (journal)]]

Latest revision as of 20:12, 19 October 2012

Orcrist no.2
Orcrist 2.png
EditorRichard C. West, James B. Robinson (Art Editor: Ivor A. Rogers)
PublisherMadison: University of Wisconsin J.R.R. Tolkien Society
Released1967/1968
FormatMagazine
ISBNNone

Orcrist 2 is an issue of the journal Orcrist.

The 1st printing had a cover with a drawing of a sword (Orcrist) by Ivor Rogers. The 2nd printing had cover illustrations by Laura Haglund: the front cover showed a two-headed dragon; the back cover showed a Gollum-like creature.[1]

Previous Issue || Next Issue


[edit] Contents

"Introduction" (editorial) pp. i-iv "Paean to Editors" (verse: double dactyl) -- Deborah Webster (p. 1) "Errata to Orcrist 1" (pp. 2-3) "The Tolkinians: Some Introductory Reflections on Alan Garner, Carol Kendall, and Lloyd Alexander" -- Richard C. West (pp. 4-15) "Constitution of the University of Wisconsin Tolkien Society" -- The Members (pp. 16-17) "Good Guys, Bad Guys: A Clarification on Tolkien" -- Deborah C. Webster, Jr. (pp. 18-23) "The Tolkien Society Meeting: a no-act play" -- Paulette Carroll (pp. 24-27) "Grendel, Gollum, and the Un-Man: The Death of the Monster as an Archetype" -- Karen Corlett Winter (pp. 28-37) "Sing Along With Tolkien" -- Deborah Webster, Jr. (pp. 38-39) [musical settings for "The Dwarves' Treasure Song" and "The Wind" , both from The Hobbit] "An Annotated Bibliography of Tolkien Criticism, Supplement One" -- Richard West (pp. 40-54)

[edit] References

  1. "Orcrist #2" , Tolkien Collector's Guide (accessed 25 May 2012)