Corey Olsen

From Tolkien Gateway
Corey Olsen
Biographical information
Born16 August 1974
EducationColumbia University
OccupationProfessor, Author, President of Signum University

Corey Olsen (b.16 August 1974) is a professor and podcaster known for promoting and analyzing the works of J.R.R. Tolkien. He was formerly a professor at Washington College in Chestertown, Maryland, USA, where he taught courses in J.R.R. Tolkien and medieval literature, specializing in Chaucer and Sir Thomas Malory.

In the summer of 2009, he launched his website and podcast The Tolkien Professor, on which he is posting a detailed lecture series on Tolkien's works, as well as responses to readers' questions and discussions with other Tolkien readers.

He is president of Signum University, which holds online courses on Tolkien and other literary subjects, as well as its free counterpart, Mythgard Institute.

Selected bibliography[edit | edit source]

Articles[edit | edit source]

Books[edit | edit source]

Documentaries[edit | edit source]

External links[edit | edit source]