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'''''Reading The Lord of the Rings: New Writings on Tolkien's Classic''''' is a [[2006]] collection of academic essays on [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]'s ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]''.
 
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Reading The Lord of the Rings: New Writings on Tolkien's Classic
Reading The Lord of the Rings.jpg
AuthorRobert Eaglestone
PublisherContinuum International Publishing Group
ReleasedFebruary 28th, 2006
FormatPaperback
Pages214
ISBN0826484603

Reading The Lord of the Rings: New Writings on Tolkien's Classic is a 2006 collection of academic essays on J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings.

Contents

  • Introduction by Robert Eaglestone
  • Part I: Context and Criticism
  1. Towards a Better Tolkien criticism by Michael D.C. Drout
  2. Gothic Echoes by Sue Zlosnik
  3. The One Ring by Adam Roberts
  • Part II: Space, Place, and Community
  1. Invisibility by Robert Eaglestone
  2. Home by Simon Malpas
  3. Time by Barry Langford
  • Part III: Gender, Sexuality and Class
  1. Women by Jennifer Neville
  2. Masculinity by Holly A Crocker
  3. Homoeroticism by Esther Saxey
  4. Service by Scott Kleinman
  • Tolkien's Futures
  1. Games; Barry Atkins, Manchester Metropolitan University
  2. In the tradition...; Roz Kaveney.