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'''Verlyn Flieger''' is an author who has written several [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]-related books including: [[A Question of Time]] and [[Splintered Light]] as well as an article in [[Mythos Journal]].
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'''Verlyn Flieger''' is the Professor in the Department of English at [[wikipedia:University of Maryland|the University of Maryland]]. She has written several [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]-related books. She is also a multiple [[Mythopoeic Society|Mythopoeic Award]] winner.
  
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With [[Michael D.C. Drout]], Flieger is co-editor of ''[[Tolkien Studies|Tolkien Studies: An Annual Scholarly Review]]''.<ref>{{webcite|author=|articleurl=http://wvupressonline.com/journals/tolkien_studies|articlename=Tolkien Studies: An Annual Scholarly Review|dated=|website=[http://wvupressonline.com/ West Virginia University Press]|accessed=21 January 2012}}</ref> She is also a member of the Board of Academic Advisors for [[Walking Tree Publishers]].<ref>{{webcite|author=|articleurl=http://www.walking-tree.org/board_of_advisors.php|articlename=Walking Tree Publishers Board of Advisors|dated=|website=[http://www.walking-tree.org/ Walking Tree Publihers]|accessed=21 January 2012}}</ref>
* [http://media.www.diamondbackonline.com/media/storage/paper873/news/2006/04/20/NewsonCampus/The-Real.Lord.Of.The.Rings-2325215.shtml The real lord of the rings]
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* [http://mythus.com/ Verlyn Flieger's web-page]
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== Bibliography==
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===Books===
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* [[1983]]: ''[[Splintered Light]]''
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* [[1988]]: ''[[A Question of Time]]''
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* [[2000]]: [[Tolkien's Legendarium|''Tolkien's Legendarium: Essays on'' The History of Middle-earth]] (editor, with [[Carl F. Hostetter]])
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* [[2002]]: ''Splintered Light'' (expanded edition)
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* [[2005]]: ''[[Smith of Wootton Major]]'' (editor)
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* [[2005]]: ''[[Interrupted Music: The Making of Tolkien's Mythology]]''
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* [[2007]]: ''[[Tolkien On Fairy-stories]]'' (editor, with [[Douglas A. Anderson]])
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* [[2011]]: ''[[Green Suns and Faëire|Green Suns and Faëire: Essays on J.R.R. Tolkien]]''
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===Articles===
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*[[1986]]: ''[[Diakonia: Studies in Honor of Robert T. Meyer]]''
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**"Naming the Unnameable: The Neoplatonic 'One' in Tolkien's Silmarillion"
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*[[1987]]: ''[[Selections from the Marquette J.R.R. Tolkien Collection]]''
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**"A Tale that Grew in the Telling"
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*[[1993]]: ''[[Scholarship and Fantasy]]''
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**"The Green Man, the Green Knight, and Treebeard: Scholarship and Invention in Tolkien's Fiction"
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* [[1994]]: ''[[Mythos Journal]]''
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** "Pitfalls in Faëry"
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* [[1995]]: ''[[Proceedings of the J.R.R. Tolkien Centenary Conference]]''
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** "Tolkien's Experiment with Time: The Lost Road, The Notion Club Papers and J.W.Dunne"
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* [[1998]]: ''[[Between Faith and Fiction|Between Faith and Fiction: Tolkien and the Powers of His World]]''
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** "Whose Myth is it?"
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* [[2000]]: ''[[J.R.R. Tolkien and His Literary Resonances]]''
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** "Taking the Part of Trees: Eco-Conflict in Middle-earth"
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* [[2000]]: ''[[Tolkien's Legendarium]]'' (editor, with [[Carl F. Hostetter]])
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** "The Footsteps of Ælfwine"
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* [[2004]]: ''[[Tolkien Studies: Volume 1]]'' (editor)
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** "Editors' Introduction"
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** "Do the Atlantis story and abandon Eriol-Saga"
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* [[2005]]: ''[[Tolkien Studies: Volume 2]]'' (editor)
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** "Editors' Introduction"
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* [[2006]]: ''[[J.R.R. Tolkien Encyclopedia: Scholarship and Critical Assessment]]'', entries
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** "Arthurian Romance"
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** "Barfield, Owen"
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** "Faërie"
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** "Frame Narrative"
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** "Light"
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** "Lost Road, The"
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** "Memory"
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** "Old Norse Translations"
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** "Poems by Tolkien: The Hobbit"
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** "Poems by Tolkien: The Lord of the Rings"
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** "Smith of Wooton Major"
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** "Time"
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** "Time Travel"
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* [[2006]]: ''[[Tolkien Studies: Volume 3]]'' (editor)
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** "Editors' Introduction"
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** "Karen Wynn Fonstad"
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* [[2007]]: ''[[Tolkien Studies: Volume 4]]'' (editor)
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** "The Curious Incident of the Dream at the Barrow: Memory and Reincarnation in Middle-earth"
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* [[2007]]: ''[[Myth and Magic: Art according to the Inklings]]''
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** "When is a Fairy Story a Faërie Story? Smith of Wootton Major"
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* [[2008]]: ''[[Tolkien Studies: Volume 5]]'' (editor)
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** "Editors' Introduction"
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* [[2008]]: ''[[Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings – Sources of Inspiration]]''
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** "Gilson, Smith and Baggins"
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* [[2011]]: [[Picturing Tolkien|''Picturing Tolkien: Essays on Peter Jackson's'' The Lord of the Rings ''Film Trilogy'']]
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** "Sometimes One Word Is Worth a Thousand Pictures"
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* [[2012]]: ''[[The Broken Scythe|The Broken Scythe: Death and Immortality in the Works of J.R.R. Tolkien]]''
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** Preface
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===Journals (editor)===
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*[[2004]]: ''[[Tolkien Studies: Volume 1|Tolkien Studies: An Annual Scholarly Review, Volume 1]]'' (co-editor)
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*[[2005]]: ''[[Tolkien Studies: Volume 2|Tolkien Studies: An Annual Scholarly Review, Volume 2]]'' (co-editor)
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*[[2006]]: ''[[Tolkien Studies: Volume 3|Tolkien Studies: An Annual Scholarly Review, Volume 3]]'' (co-editor)
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*[[2007]]: ''[[Tolkien Studies: Volume 4|Tolkien Studies: An Annual Scholarly Review, Volume 4]]'' (co-editor)
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*[[2008]]: ''[[Tolkien Studies: Volume 5|Tolkien Studies: An Annual Scholarly Review, Volume 5]]'' (co-editor)
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*[[2009]]: ''[[Tolkien Studies: Volume 6|Tolkien Studies: An Annual Scholarly Review, Volume 6]]'' (co-editor)
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*[[2010]]: ''[[Tolkien Studies: Volume 7|Tolkien Studies: An Annual Scholarly Review, Volume 7]]'' (co-editor)
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*[[2011]]: ''[[Tolkien Studies: Volume 8|Tolkien Studies: An Annual Scholarly Review, Volume 8]]'' (co-editor)
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*[[2012]]: ''[[Tolkien Studies: Volume 9|Tolkien Studies: An Annual Scholarly Review, Volume 9]]'' (co-editor)
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==Awards==
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* [[1988]]: '''[[Mythopoeic Society|Mythopoeic Scholarship Award for Inkling Studies]]''', ''[[A Question of Time|A Question of Time: J.R.R. Tolkien’s Road to Faërie]]''
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* [[2002]]: '''[[Mythopoeic Society|Mythopoeic Scholarship Award for Inkling Studies]]''', ''[[Tolkien's Legendarium|Tolkien's Legendarium: Essays on the History of Middle-earth]]''
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==External links==
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* '''[http://mythus.com/ Official website]'''
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* [[wikipedia:Verlyn Flieger|Verlyn Flieger]] at [[wikipedia:Main Page|Wikipedia]]
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Revision as of 21:21, 21 September 2012

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Verlyn Flieger
Biographical information
Born24 February 1933[1]
OccupationAuthor, Professor

Verlyn Flieger is the Professor in the Department of English at the University of Maryland. She has written several J.R.R. Tolkien-related books. She is also a multiple Mythopoeic Award winner.

With Michael D.C. Drout, Flieger is co-editor of Tolkien Studies: An Annual Scholarly Review.[2] She is also a member of the Board of Academic Advisors for Walking Tree Publishers.[3]

Contents

Bibliography

Books

Articles

Journals (editor)

Awards

External links

References

  1. "Verlyn Flieger" , LibraryThing (accessed 21 January 2012)
  2. "Tolkien Studies: An Annual Scholarly Review" , West Virginia University Press (accessed 21 January 2012)
  3. "Walking Tree Publishers Board of Advisors" , Walking Tree Publihers (accessed 21 January 2012)