Tolkien Studies: Volume 17

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Tolkien Studies: Volume 17
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EditorDavid Bratman, Michael D.C. Drout, Verlyn Flieger
PublisherWest Virginia University Press
ReleasedOctober, 2020
FormatPaperback; electronic

Tolkien Studies: Volume 17 is the seventeenth volume of the annual review Tolkien Studies.

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Contents[edit]

  • Articles
    • Wayne G. Hammond, Christina Scull: "Christopher Tolkien, 1924–2020"
    • Michael P. Keaton: "Fairies at War: The Fall of Gondolin as the Cornerstone of Middle-earth"
    • Simon J. Cook: "The Expression of Faërie"
    • Christopher Gilson: "He Constructed a Language L and Another LL: Diachronic Aspects of Tolkien's Early Philology"
    • Bo Kampmann Walther: "Lights behind Thick Curtains: Images of Fear and Familiarity in Tolkien"
    • Hamish Williams: "Tolkien's Thalassocracy and Ancient Greek Seafaring People: Minoans, Phaeacians, Atlantans, and Númenóreans"
    • Peter Grybauskas: "A Portrait of the Poet as a Young Man: Noteworthy Omission in The Homecoming of Beorhtnoth Beorhthelm's Son"
    • Maria Tsampouraki, Maria Sidiropoulou: "Witnessing Societal Change through Translated Versions of The Lord of the Rings"
    • Josh Woods: "Ring-wraiths and Dracula"
  • Book Reviews
    • Janet Brennan Croft: "Tolkien's Library: An Annotated Checklist by Oronzo Cilli"
    • John D. Rateliff: "Tolkien's Lost Chaucer by John M. Bowers"
    • Lynn Forest-Hill: "Flora of Middle-earth: Plants of J.R.R. Tolkien's Legendarium by Walter S. Judd and Graham A. Judd"
    • Matthew A. Fisher: "A Wilderness of Dragons: Essays in Honor of Verlyn Flieger ed. by John D. Rateliff"
    • John Rosegrant: "Therapy through Faerie: Therapeutic Properties of Fantasy Literature by the Inklings and by U. K. Le Guin by Anna Cholewa-Purgal, and: The Lure of the Ring: Power, Addiction and Transcendence in Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings by Alan James Strachan and Janet Coster"
    • Denis Bridoux: "Catalogue de l'Exposition Tolkien: Voyage en Terre du Milieu ed. by Vincent Ferré and Frédéric Manfrin, and: Album de l'Exposition Tolkien: Voyage en Terre du Milieu"
  • "The Year's Work in Tolkien Studies 2017", by David Bratman, Kate Neville, Jennifer Rogers, Robin Anne Reid, Jason Fisher, John Wm. Houghton, John Magoun
  • "Bibliography (in English) for 2018", by David Bratman

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Tolkien Studies volumes
Volume 1 · Volume 2 · Volume 3 · Volume 4 · Volume 5 · Volume 6 · Volume 7 · Volume 8 ·
Volume 9 · Volume 10 · Volume 11 · Volume 12 · Volume 13 · Volume 14 · Volume 15 · Volume 16 ·
Volume 17 · Volume 18 · Volume 19 (Supplement)