Our Sponsor Sideshow Collectibles Send us News
Lord of the Rings Tolkien
Search Tolkien
Lord of The RingsTheOneRing.net - Forged By And For Fans Of JRR Tolkien
Lord of The Rings Serving Middle-Earth Since The First Age

Lord of the Rings Movie News - J.R.R. Tolkien
Do you enjoy the 100% volunteer, not for profit services of TheOneRing.net?
Consider a donation!

  Main Index   Search Posts   Who's Online   Log in
The One Ring Forums: Tolkien Topics:
Reading Room
Page 1 of 261 (72758 posts in 3904 threads)
First page Previous page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 ... 261 Next page Last page
  Subject  Author   Views  Sort direction Replies  Age (creation)
  Expand entire thread Sticky: General notice re book discussions and the use of copyrighted materials Ataahua 58546 1 Jun 20 2007, 12:34pm Jump to last post in thread (by Wynnie)

  Sticky: Thread Locked Welcome to the Reading Room (-->Including links to old RR discussions!) Altaira 55581 0 Dec 28 2006, 3:11am Jump to last post in thread (by Altaira)

Sticky: How Best to Contact an Admin for Help Kyriel 49218 0 Mar 31 2009, 10:44pm Jump to last post in thread (by Kyriel)

  Expand entire thread Silmarilion Discussion: Chapter 16 -- "Of Maeglin" Maciliel 18948 380 Jun 16 2013, 10:27am Jump to last post in thread (by noWizardme)

  Expand entire thread Silmarillion Discussion, Chapter 19: Of Beren and Luthien: Love, etc. CuriousG 28769 343 Jul 8 2013, 8:00pm Jump to last post in thread (by Brethil)

  Expand entire thread LOTR Unofficial Read Through - The Two Towers Eruonen 15041 322 Jul 24, 8:17pm Jump to last post in thread (by Otaku-sempai)

  Expand entire thread The Fellowship of the Ring Discussion, Chapter Two: The Shadow of the Past Kim 19492 226 Dec 22 2014, 1:11am Jump to last post in thread (by Brethil)

  Expand entire thread 'The Fellowship of the Ring' Discussion, Chapter One: A Long-Expected Party Rembrethil 30221 186 Dec 17 2014, 2:33pm Jump to last post in thread (by Rembrethil)

  Expand entire thread The Return of the King - Unofficial read through Eruonen 11232 183 Aug 14, 5:26pm Jump to last post in thread (by sador)

  Collapse The Numenorean Kingdoms, part XI - bridge-film material? sador 2879 182 Feb 1 2009, 8:25am Jump to last post in thread (by simplyaven)
       Collapse Would LotR be better without the appendices? Curious 2091 104 Feb 1 2009, 12:15pm
           Collapse A good argument squire 2031 8 Feb 1 2009, 2:59pm
               I agree Voronwë_the_Faithful 2000 0 Feb 1 2009, 3:49pm
               Collapse Sinister Nazi Tosh. Well two out of three ain't bad! Pryderi 2009 4 Feb 1 2009, 9:52pm
                   I wouldn't call Ataahua 1988 0 Feb 1 2009, 11:35pm
                   Collapse I wouldn't go so far Curious 1941 2 Feb 2 2009, 2:00pm
                       Collapse Agreement and Clarification Dreamdeer 767 1 Feb 2 2009, 8:45pm
                           The Breelanders are related Curious 764 0 Feb 2 2009, 9:12pm
               And yet, I don't read the appendices a.s. 1988 0 Feb 2 2009, 11:59am
               Isn't that a backhanded compliment? Curious 1960 0 Feb 2 2009, 1:45pm
           Collapse Aragorn is not a pure-blooded Númenórean. N.E. Brigand 1993 2 Feb 1 2009, 3:41pm
               Collapse Isn't it bizarre that Aragorn's mixed blood Curious 1918 1 Feb 2 2009, 5:20pm
                   Do we know that Aragorn's northern ancestors didn't marry outside the tribe? N.E. Brigand 764 0 Feb 2 2009, 5:41pm
           Collapse Since it's halftime Elros 2000 19 Feb 2 2009, 2:05am
               Collapse Would it irk you N.E. Brigand 2015 9 Feb 2 2009, 4:20am
                   Collapse I guess it depends where... sador 1987 4 Feb 2 2009, 7:57am
                       Collapse Sorry for jumping the gun. Your Curious 1937 2 Feb 2 2009, 2:28pm
                           Collapse That's ok, of course sador 1904 1 Feb 2 2009, 2:40pm
                               Which is another reason Curious 1898 0 Feb 2 2009, 3:00pm
                       Agreement! Dreamdeer 735 0 Feb 2 2009, 8:36pm
                   Collapse I will concede Elros 767 3 Feb 2 2009, 6:34pm
                       Collapse Racism requires progeny. Curious 797 2 Feb 2 2009, 6:53pm
                           Collapse Tolkien would be appalled FarFromHome 701 1 Feb 3 2009, 2:28pm
                               But Tolkien also called LotR Curious 699 0 Feb 3 2009, 7:09pm
               Collapse No offense taken. Except that you apparently don't like Curious 1987 2 Feb 2 2009, 2:12pm
                   Collapse The E Street Band Elros 779 1 Feb 2 2009, 6:44pm
                       The only relevance... Dreamdeer 750 0 Feb 2 2009, 9:06pm
               Collapse The Noldor Dreamdeer 741 5 Feb 2 2009, 8:32pm
                   Collapse Sam is still a brown-skinned hero. Beren IV 735 2 Feb 3 2009, 12:13am
                       That's an interesting perspective! // Dreamdeer 683 0 Feb 3 2009, 2:01am
                       All men are brothers. Darkstone 710 0 Feb 3 2009, 6:23pm
                   Collapse Elros the racist Elros 733 1 Feb 3 2009, 1:57am
                       The phrase "Drunk as a lord" comes to mind... Dreamdeer 711 0 Feb 3 2009, 2:09am
           Collapse Not for me. White Gull 1948 57 Feb 2 2009, 5:32pm
               Now there's an argument I can get behind. Curious 761 0 Feb 2 2009, 5:41pm
               Collapse I'll second that! simplyaven 758 55 Feb 3 2009, 4:33am
                   Collapse Classism is more Curious 675 1 Feb 3 2009, 1:08pm
                       Classism is a hot button in countries with minorities too :) simplyaven 685 0 Feb 4 2009, 3:08am
                   If I had that attitude... Dreamdeer 679 0 Feb 3 2009, 5:16pm
                   Collapse Cooling down somewhat... Dreamdeer 669 51 Feb 3 2009, 5:28pm
                       Collapse Actually I've seen it the other way around so we are not that far simplyaven 697 50 Feb 4 2009, 3:34am
                           Collapse The things I read affected me. Dreamdeer 649 49 Feb 4 2009, 5:04am
                               Collapse This is a whole different story and very sad simplyaven 640 48 Feb 4 2009, 3:19pm
                                   Collapse You've never been exposed to Westerns? Curious 635 47 Feb 4 2009, 3:55pm
                                       Collapse I was talking about literature simplyaven 763 46 Feb 4 2009, 4:15pm
                                           Collapse I love Grimm's Fairy Tales, just as Curious 743 45 Feb 4 2009, 4:46pm
                                               Collapse Justified mentioning of evil things simplyaven 751 44 Feb 4 2009, 4:55pm
                                                   Collapse I judge Curious 752 43 Feb 4 2009, 5:15pm
                                                       Collapse Ah hm simplyaven 771 2 Feb 4 2009, 5:37pm
                                                           Collapse Regarding children, Curious 698 1 Feb 5 2009, 10:09pm
                                                               Exactly... simplyaven 678 0 Feb 5 2009, 11:31pm
                                                       Collapse Wicked stepmothers Dreamdeer 733 39 Feb 4 2009, 6:08pm
                                                           Collapse Interesting! Curious 689 38 Feb 5 2009, 10:03pm
                                                               Collapse "Grimm's Grimmest"... Dreamdeer 668 37 Feb 6 2009, 12:20am
                                                                   Thanks for this! I'll buy this book. // simplyaven 649 0 Feb 6 2009, 2:16am
                                                                   Collapse Coincidentally FarFromHome 645 34 Feb 6 2009, 7:08pm
                                                                       Collapse Everyone has a choice... simplyaven 613 3 Feb 6 2009, 7:37pm
                                                                           Collapse I agree FarFromHome 705 2 Feb 6 2009, 9:56pm
                                                                               Exactly! simplyaven 680 0 Feb 7 2009, 1:03am
                                                                               Scary Dreamdeer 670 0 Feb 7 2009, 2:21am
                                                                       Collapse Alexander the Great Dreamdeer 662 29 Feb 6 2009, 8:39pm
                                                                           Collapse Alexander Jettorex 631 23 Feb 6 2009, 9:28pm
                                                                               Collapse Ah, that's "my" guy ;) simplyaven 677 4 Feb 7 2009, 1:07am
  Collapse Ah, so you are Macedonian? or Bulgarian? Dreamdeer 702 1 Feb 7 2009, 3:00am
       Both plus some more simplyaven 664 0 Feb 7 2009, 4:11am
  Collapse your Macedonian? Jettorex 688 1 Feb 7 2009, 3:37am
       See my post to Dreamdeer :) // simplyaven 647 0 Feb 7 2009, 4:19am
                                                                               Collapse Alexander had two. Dreamdeer 683 17 Feb 7 2009, 2:11am
  Collapse Wander please Jettorex 676 16 Feb 7 2009, 4:24am
       Collapse Who really killed Phillip? Dreamdeer 649 14 Feb 7 2009, 7:30am
           Collapse the story i heard... Jettorex 651 13 Feb 7 2009, 2:05pm
               Collapse Yes, that did happen... Dreamdeer 642 12 Feb 7 2009, 5:59pm
                   Collapse We're talking about Aragorn, right? Curious 652 8 Feb 7 2009, 7:08pm
                       Significant indeed! Dreamdeer 641 0 Feb 7 2009, 7:30pm
                       Collapse Alexander the Northern Star? How does it work? simplyaven 639 6 Feb 7 2009, 8:31pm
                           Collapse Just trying to Curious 979 5 Feb 8 2009, 12:10pm
                               Collapse We study Alexander, not Cyrus, because squire 993 1 Feb 8 2009, 1:19pm
                                   Is adding to that mythology Curious 980 0 Feb 8 2009, 2:25pm
                               Collapse I don't know about the education you describe but... simplyaven 961 2 Feb 8 2009, 4:15pm
                                   Collapse In regards to Tolkien and Greece... Morthoron 976 1 Feb 8 2009, 5:09pm
                                       Most probably simplyaven 1221 0 Feb 8 2009, 9:47pm
                   Collapse Bucephalos could have been a big one + some legends simplyaven 659 2 Feb 7 2009, 8:23pm
                       Collapse "The poison was water" Dreamdeer 1004 1 Feb 8 2009, 4:13am
                           I can't think of such connection simplyaven 972 0 Feb 8 2009, 5:01am
       I second Dreamdeer on this simplyaven 624 0 Feb 8 2009, 12:45am
                                                                           Collapse People are condemning Alexander? For being a ruthless conqueror? squire 710 4 Feb 6 2009, 10:41pm
                                                                               Alexander first or...? Dreamdeer 681 0 Feb 7 2009, 2:44am
                                                                               Collapse Gondor! Gondor! (You crossed the border.) // N.E. Brigand 654 2 Feb 7 2009, 4:46am
  Collapse Huh? oh... squire 703 1 Feb 7 2009, 5:32am
       *applause* Nicely done! / Ataahua 635 0 Feb 7 2009, 8:19pm
                                                                   I'm opting for the Annotated Grimm's Curious 642 0 Feb 6 2009, 7:37pm
           Collapse "All my father's writings have appendices." Darkstone 824 8 Feb 2 2009, 11:00pm
               Collapse Thank you! Dreamdeer 723 7 Feb 3 2009, 1:59am
                   Collapse Kissin' cousins squire 709 6 Feb 3 2009, 2:44am
                       Collapse a question for those discussing race/ism... batik 717 5 Feb 3 2009, 3:02am
                           Collapse It depends on what you want Dreamdeer 665 1 Feb 3 2009, 4:48pm
                               thanks for the input--- batik 659 0 Feb 4 2009, 2:41am
                           Collapse Personally I check multiple boxes. Darkstone 702 2 Feb 3 2009, 5:59pm
                               Collapse My grand-daughter writes in "human" sevilodorf 642 1 Feb 4 2009, 4:29am
                                   Dunno if I could get away with that. Darkstone 751 0 Feb 4 2009, 4:13pm
           Collapse I don't read the Appendices, and yet FarFromHome 775 1 Feb 3 2009, 9:33am
               Excellent post// Elros 698 0 Feb 3 2009, 12:29pm
           Collapse "Well-intentioned racialism survives." N.E. Brigand 695 2 Feb 5 2009, 6:38pm
               Collapse I am a troublemaker, it seems. Curious 675 1 Feb 5 2009, 7:38pm
                   Disturbing the comfortable? N.E. Brigand 673 0 Feb 5 2009, 7:52pm
       Collapse Racist, not Radical Ghills 1987 67 Feb 2 2009, 7:44am
           Collapse But race and lineage were less important Curious 1931 8 Feb 2 2009, 2:05pm
               Collapse Not necesarily. Hobbit culture = quiet context culture, which is unique in LOTR Ghills 1960 7 Feb 2 2009, 3:02pm
                   Collapse I did say Curious 1937 6 Feb 2 2009, 3:48pm
                       Collapse Hobbit Bloodlines Dreamdeer 753 5 Feb 2 2009, 8:56pm
                           It's certainly important to the hobbits -- ridiculously so Curious 719 0 Feb 2 2009, 9:24pm
                           Collapse Did he? sador 733 3 Feb 2 2009, 10:07pm
                               Collapse Oh dear me! Dreamdeer 739 2 Feb 2 2009, 10:27pm
                                   Well, you had me going. Curious 737 0 Feb 2 2009, 11:30pm
                                   Let's just say... FarFromHome 692 0 Feb 3 2009, 1:47pm
           Collapse This is fantasy, folks. Beren IV 1933 57 Feb 2 2009, 4:23pm
               Collapse Why not? Curious 1953 56 Feb 2 2009, 4:48pm
                   Collapse Racism Beren IV 771 55 Feb 2 2009, 7:20pm
                       Collapse Race is a hot-button issue today. Curious 743 54 Feb 2 2009, 8:56pm
                           Collapse Another thing we can agree on Curious Elros 687 53 Feb 3 2009, 2:18am
                               Collapse We need to understand where Tolkien fits today Ghills 729 52 Feb 3 2009, 3:14pm
                                   Collapse I guess I better edit my biography Elros 671 51 Feb 4 2009, 12:52pm
                                       This is a whole different conversation, but Curious 667 0 Feb 4 2009, 1:59pm
                                       Collapse Ramping down the words Dreamdeer 734 48 Feb 4 2009, 6:02pm
                                           Collapse Environmental depredations Beren IV 758 3 Feb 4 2009, 6:32pm
                                               Collapse We're in good company Dreamdeer 725 2 Feb 4 2009, 7:23pm
                                                   Tolkien wrote a poem about drugged elephants. N.E. Brigand 737 0 Feb 4 2009, 8:11pm
                                                   But do they cause extinctions? Beren IV 734 0 Feb 4 2009, 8:18pm
                                           Collapse I guess I will just never understand Elros 729 43 Feb 4 2009, 7:29pm
                                               Collapse Distinctions Dreamdeer 745 42 Feb 4 2009, 8:14pm
                                                   Collapse Tell me something i don't know Elros 714 41 Feb 4 2009, 10:01pm
                                                       Collapse Is Aragorn better than everyone else because he's Númenórean? N.E. Brigand 733 17 Feb 4 2009, 10:57pm
                                                           They do indeed! Elros 740 0 Feb 5 2009, 1:31am
                                                           Collapse MOS is Númenórean. Darkstone 678 15 Feb 5 2009, 2:34pm
                                                               Collapse Better does not Curious 730 14 Feb 5 2009, 3:54pm
                                                                   Collapse Tortoise versus hare. Darkstone 699 13 Feb 5 2009, 5:38pm
                                                                       Collapse But the tortoise is secretly a hare. N.E. Brigand 669 1 Feb 5 2009, 5:55pm
                                                                           Exactly! Darkstone 678 0 Feb 5 2009, 6:15pm
                                                                       Great post! simplyaven 662 0 Feb 5 2009, 6:44pm
                                                                       Collapse Beowulf's an interesting comparison. Curious 683 7 Feb 5 2009, 6:45pm
                                                                           Collapse Well Darkstone 744 3 Feb 5 2009, 7:45pm
                                                                               Collapse How so? Curious 678 2 Feb 5 2009, 8:19pm
  Collapse Well!! Darkstone 687 1 Feb 5 2009, 8:42pm
       Wonderfully subversive, I meant. Curious 689 0 Feb 5 2009, 10:00pm
                                                                           Collapse Farmer Giles of Ham Dreamdeer 665 2 Feb 6 2009, 12:17am
                                                                               Collapse Not so late. N.E. Brigand 674 1 Feb 6 2009, 12:33am
  My mistake. Dreamdeer 680 0 Feb 6 2009, 12:39am
                                                                       Collapse You illustrate my point... Dreamdeer 689 1 Feb 5 2009, 11:54pm
                                                                           Yep Darkstone 674 0 Feb 6 2009, 2:46am
                                                       Collapse What does the First Age Curious 715 2 Feb 4 2009, 11:08pm
                                                           Collapse Sorry to get you involved again Curious Elros 703 1 Feb 5 2009, 1:14am
                                                               Oh, I don't think he minds. N.E. Brigand 673 0 Feb 6 2009, 4:30am
                                                       Easy now... Dreamdeer 717 0 Feb 5 2009, 4:55am
                                                       Collapse We aren't talking about you Ghills 670 18 Feb 5 2009, 4:11pm
                                                           Collapse Not true simplyaven 678 17 Feb 5 2009, 4:34pm
                                                               Collapse Respectfully beg to differ Ghills 677 1 Feb 5 2009, 5:03pm
                                                                   We'll have to agree to disagree simplyaven 688 0 Feb 5 2009, 5:31pm
                                                               Collapse Since LotR is already denounced Curious 695 14 Feb 5 2009, 5:03pm
                                                                   Collapse Farther back than you know. Which is a point. a.s. 789 8 Feb 5 2009, 5:44pm
                                                                       1849 Darkstone 682 0 Feb 5 2009, 6:03pm
                                                                       Collapse Fair enough. I was trying to Curious 665 5 Feb 5 2009, 6:24pm
                                                                           Collapse Yes, And Gone With The Wind was popular, too. a.s. 678 4 Feb 5 2009, 6:33pm
                                                                               Collapse And not just the dominant race. Dreamdeer 670 3 Feb 6 2009, 12:14am
  Wow Beren IV 651 0 Feb 6 2009, 2:57am
  I just saw this post of yours.. Jettorex 710 0 Feb 6 2009, 9:36pm
  That was me... FarFromHome 678 0 Feb 6 2009, 10:17pm
                                                                       Thank you! // Dreamdeer 675 0 Feb 5 2009, 11:56pm
                                                                   Collapse Being denounced is no indicator of anything... FarFromHome 724 4 Feb 5 2009, 5:56pm
                                                                       Collapse Another unconscious prejudice? N.E. Brigand 659 1 Feb 5 2009, 6:06pm
                                                                           I hadn't seen a.s.'s post FarFromHome 680 0 Feb 5 2009, 6:18pm
                                                                       when one race alone *benefits* from "blood line", that is racism at work. a.s. 704 0 Feb 5 2009, 6:19pm
                                                                       Do they still lead? Dreamdeer 673 0 Feb 6 2009, 12:00am
                                       Did not mean to give offense Ghills 687 0 Feb 5 2009, 3:53pm
       Princess Finduilas of Dol Amroth Darkstone 794 0 Feb 2 2009, 5:48pm
       Do John Noble and Viggo Mortensen look alike? N.E. Brigand 791 0 Feb 2 2009, 5:51pm
       Collapse Eurocentricity a.s. 763 6 Feb 4 2009, 10:32pm
           Collapse It's good you're back! sador 733 4 Feb 5 2009, 8:01am
               possibly. Remember, I don't read the appendices much. :-) a.s. 716 0 Feb 5 2009, 5:14pm
               Collapse Umbar, not Harad, I think Ghills 679 2 Feb 5 2009, 10:26pm
                   Collapse In the Akallabeth sador 679 1 Feb 6 2009, 7:34am
                       I stand corrected Ghills 631 0 Feb 6 2009, 3:57pm
           Thank you... Ghills 690 0 Feb 5 2009, 10:38pm

  Expand entire thread Reading Room Culture Dreamdeer 27526 177 Mar 19 2009, 9:38pm Jump to last post in thread (by Idril Celebrindal)

  Expand entire thread Return of the King Part II - the unofficial read through - Book VI onward Eruonen 7145 173 Sep 10, 9:08pm Jump to last post in thread (by sador)

  Expand entire thread The Tale of Years (Appendix B): Part I – The 2nd Age, 1 -1600 Morthoron 9934 160 Mar 15 2009, 9:15pm Jump to last post in thread (by Eowyn of Penns Woods)

  Expand entire thread need help filling in some blanks please (First Age, Elros, Elrond, Gil-galad, etc.) erynion 14643 159 Jun 9 2013, 9:36am Jump to last post in thread (by wildespace)

  Expand entire thread Do Elves have free will? visualweasel 24833 156 Mar 23 2009, 3:18pm Jump to last post in thread (by visualweasel)

  Expand entire thread **Unfinished Tales Discussion - Disaster of the Gladden Fields noWizardme 19328 154 Mar 6 2014, 8:28am Jump to last post in thread (by Plurmo)

  Expand entire thread Fellowship of The Ring - unofficial, unsanctioned, unsolicited read through Eruonen 8700 152 Apr 25, 1:10am Jump to last post in thread (by Otaku-sempai)

  Expand entire thread It's Tolkien Reading Day! Post your ABCs of Tolkien here. N.E. Brigand 63033 148 Apr 4 2010, 7:52pm Jump to last post in thread (by Compa_Mighty)
First page Previous page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 ... 261 Next page Last page


Search for (options) Powered by Gossamer Forum v.1.2.3

home | advertising | contact us | back to top | search news | join list | Content Rating

This site is maintained and updated by fans of The Lord of the Rings, and is in no way affiliated with Tolkien Enterprises or the Tolkien Estate. We in no way claim the artwork displayed to be our own. Copyrights and trademarks for the books, films, articles, and other promotional materials are held by their respective owners and their use is allowed under the fair use clause of the Copyright Law. Design and original photography however are copyright © 1999-2012 TheOneRing.net. Binary hosting provided by Nexcess.net

Do not follow this link, or your host will be blocked from this site. This is a spider trap.