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| title=Tolkien 2005: The Ring Goes Ever On
| location=[[wikipedia:Aston University|Aston University]], [[Birmingham]]
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| location=[[Wikipedia:Aston University|Aston University]], [[Birmingham]]
 
| organizer=[[The Tolkien Society]]
 
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| dates=[[August 11|11]]-[[August 15|15 August]], [[2005]]
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| dates=[[11 August|11]]-[[15 August]], [[2005]]
 
| attendees=c. 750<ref name="Souvenir">[[The Tolkien Society]], ''[[Tolkien 2005 Souvenir Book]]'', pp. 19 & 22</ref>
 
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'''Tolkien 2005''' was a convention held by the [[Tolkien Society]] from August 11th-15th 2005 at Aston University, Birmingham, England. This particular convention was extra special as it marked the fiftieth anniversary of the complete publication of ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]'' by [[J.R.R. Tolkien]].
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'''Tolkien 2005: The Ring Goes Ever On''' was a convention hosted by [[The Tolkien Society]]. It was held at Aston University (Birmingham, England) [[11 August|11]]-[[15 August]], [[2005]]. The convention marked the fiftieth anniversary of the complete publication of ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]''.
  
 
==Guests==
 
==Guests==
* [[Rhona Beare|Dr. Rhona Beare]]
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*[[Rhona Beare]]
* [[Julian Bradfield]]
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*[[Julian Bradfield]]
* [[Patrick Curry]]
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*[[Patrick Curry]]
* [[Colin Duriez]]
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*[[Colin Duriez]]
* [[Anke Eißmann]]
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*[[Anke Eißmann]]
* [[Verlyn Flieger]]
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*[[Verlyn Flieger]]
* [[Christopher Garbowski]]
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*[[Christopher Garbowski]]
* [[John Garth]]
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*[[John Garth]]
* [[Tim Kirk]]
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*[[Tim Kirk]]
* [[Alan Lee]]
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*[[Alan Lee]]
* [[Ted Nasmith]]
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*[[Ted Nasmith]]
* [[Michael Scott Rohan]]
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*[[Michael Scott Rohan]]
* [[Tom Shippey]]
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*[[Tom Shippey]]
* [[Viv Wilkes]]
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*[[Viv Wilkes]]
  
 
Due to work commitments [[John Howe]] and [[Brian Sibley]] were unable to attend.<ref name="Souvenir2">[[The Tolkien Society]], ''[[Tolkien 2005 Souvenir Book]]'', p. 1</ref>
 
Due to work commitments [[John Howe]] and [[Brian Sibley]] were unable to attend.<ref name="Souvenir2">[[The Tolkien Society]], ''[[Tolkien 2005 Souvenir Book]]'', p. 1</ref>
==See Also==
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* ''[[Tolkien 2005 Souvenir Book]]''
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==Publications==
* ''[[Return of the Ring]]'', a similar convention scheduled for [[2012]]
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*''[[Tolkien 2005 Souvenir Book]]''
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*''[[The Ring Goes Ever On: Proceedings of the Tolkien 2005 Conference]]''
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==See also==
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*[[J.R.R. Tolkien Centenary Conference]], 1992
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*[[The Return of the Ring]], 2012
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*[[Oxonmoot]]
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*[[Mythcon]]
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==External links==
 
==External links==
* [http://www.tolkiensociety.org/2005/about.html Official website]
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*[http://www.tolkiensociety.org/2005/about.html Official website]
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[[Category:Conventions]]
 
[[Category:Conventions]]
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[[Category:The Tolkien Society]]

Revision as of 21:42, 29 December 2012

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Tolkien 2005: The Ring Goes Ever On
LocationAston University, Birmingham
OrganizerThe Tolkien Society
Dates11-15 August, 2005
Attendeesc. 750[1]

Tolkien 2005: The Ring Goes Ever On was a convention hosted by The Tolkien Society. It was held at Aston University (Birmingham, England) 11-15 August, 2005. The convention marked the fiftieth anniversary of the complete publication of The Lord of the Rings.

Contents

Guests

Due to work commitments John Howe and Brian Sibley were unable to attend.[2]

Publications

See also

External links

References

  1. The Tolkien Society, Tolkien 2005 Souvenir Book, pp. 19 & 22
  2. The Tolkien Society, Tolkien 2005 Souvenir Book, p. 1