Amy H. Sturgis

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Amy H. Sturgis
Biographical information
EducationPh.D. from Vanderbilt University
OccupationAuthor, teacher, editor

Amy H. Sturgis is an author, professor, and scholar specializing in science fiction, fantasy, gothic, and Native American studies.[1] She has taught at Belmont University, Lenoir-Rhyne University, and Signum University, including courses about the works of J.R.R. Tolkien.[2]

Bibliography (selected)[edit | edit source]

Articles[edit | edit source]

  • 2003: Parma Nölé 8
    • "An Interview with Glass Hammer"
  • 2004: Parma Nölé 9
    • "Looking There and Back Again: The Gathering of the Fellowship"
  • 2004: Tolkien on Film: Essays on Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings
    • "Make Mine 'Movieverse': How the Tolkien Fan Fiction Community Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Peter Jackson"
  • 2006: Mythlore 93/94
    • "Reimagining Rose: Portrayals of Tolkien's Rosie Cotton in Twenty-First Century Fan Fiction"
  • 2006: J.R.R. Tolkien Encyclopedia: Scholarship and Critical Assessment
    • "Fan Fiction"
    • "Lord of the Rings, The"
    • "Shaping of Middle-earth"
  • 2008 Women in Science Fiction and Fantasy: An Encyclopedia
    • "J.R.R. Tolkien"
  • 2009: Hog's Head Conversations: Essays on Harry Potter
    • "When Harry Met Faërie: Rowling's Hogwarts, Tolkien’s Fairy-Stories, and the Question of Readership"
  • 2010: Middle-earth Minstrel
    • "'Tolkien is the Wind and the Way': The Educational Value of Tolkien-Inspired World Music"

Awards[edit | edit source]


  1. "Amy H. Sturgis", Signum University (accessed 18 March 2023)
  2. "Teaching by AHS", The Worlds of Amy H. Sturgis (accessed 18 March 2023)

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