Tolkien Studies: Volume 5
|Tolkien Studies: Volume 5|
|Editor||Douglas A. Anderson, Michael D.C. Drout, Verlyn Flieger|
|Publisher||West Virginia University|
This issue reprints two texts by J.R.R. Tolkien: "Chaucer as a Philologist: The Reeve's Tale", an essay first published in 1934, and "The Reeve's Tale: Version Prepared for Recitation at the 'Summer Diversions'", a version by Tolkien of one of the Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer, first published in 1939.
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- Brian Rosebury, "Revenge and Moral Judgement in Tolkien"
- Douglas A. Anderson, "Brian Rosebury on J.R.R. Tolkien: A Checklist"
- Carl Phelpstead, "'With chunks of poetry in between': The Lord of the Rings and Saga Poetics"
- Corey Olsen, "The Myth of the Ent and the Entwife"
- James G. Davis, "Showing Saruman as Faber: Tolkien and Peter Jackson"
- Lynn Forest-Hill, "Boromir, Byrhtnoth, and Bayard: Finding a Language for Grief in J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings"
- Jason Fisher, "Three Rings for—Whom Exactly? And Why?: Justifying the Disposition of the Three Elven Rings"
- Notes and Documents
- J.R.R. Tolkien, "Chaucer as a Philologist: The Reeve's Tale"
- J.R.R. Tolkien, "The Reeve's Tale: Version Prepared for Recitation at the 'Summer Diversions' Oxford: 1939"
- Ross Smith, "Steiner on Tolkien"
- George Steiner, "Tolkien, Oxford's Eccentric Don"
- Book Reviews
- The Children of Húrin, Narn i Chîn Húrin: The Tale of the Children of Húrin, by J.R.R Tolkien, edited by Christopher Tolkien, reviewed by Nicholas Birns
- Early Elvish Poetry and Pre-Fëanorian Alphabets (Parma Eldalamberon 16), by J.R.R. Tolkien, edited by Arden R. Smith, Christopher Gilson, Bill Welden, Carl F. Hostetter, and Patrick H. Wynne, reviewed by John Garth
- The Evolution of Tolkien's Mythology: A Study of the History of Middle-earth, by Elizabeth Whittingham, reviewed by Deidre A. Dawson
- The Frodo Franchise: "The Lord of the Rings" and Modern Hollywood, by Kristen Thompson, reviewed by Dyrk Ashton
- The History of The Hobbit, by John D. Rateliff, reviewed by Tom Shippey
- Hither Shore: Interdisciplinary Journal of Modern Fantasy Literature, Jahrbuch der Deutschen Tolkien Gesellschaft e.V., edited by Thomas Fornet-Ponse (editor-in-chief), Marcel Bülles, Thomas Honegger, Rainer Nagel, Alexandra Velten, and Frank Weinreich, reviewed by Mark T. Hooker
- Inside Language: Linguistic and Aesthetic Theory in Tolkien, by Ross Smith, reviewed by Dimitra Fimi
- Roots and Branches: Selected Papers on Tolkien, by Tom Shippey, reviewed by Kelley M. Wickham-Crowley
- Tolkien and Modernity 1, and Tolkien and Modernity 2, edited by Frank Weinreich and Thomas Honegger, reviewed by Shaun F. D. Hughes
- Tolkien and Shakespeare: Essays on Shared Themes and Language, edited by Janet Brennan Croft, reviewed by Jared Lobdell
- Tree of Tales: Tolkien, Literature, and Theology, by Trevor Hart and Ivan Khovacs, reviewed by Michael J. Brisbois
- Book Notes, by Douglas A. Anderson
- David Bratman, "The Year's Work in Tolkien Studies 2005"
- Michael D.C. Drout, Jason Rea, Rebecca Epstein, and Lauren Provost, "Bibliography (in English) for 2006"
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