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  Collapse Essay: Tolkien, Trees, and Tradition Attalus 697 1 Feb 17, 7:05pm Jump to last post in thread (by squire)
       There's Joseph Pearce squire 680 0 Feb 17, 10:13pm

  Moved: EXCLUSIVE: Tickets for Tolkien: Maker of Middle-earth entmaiden - - Feb 12, 6:47pm Jump to last post in thread (by entmaiden)

  Collapse LOTR Lunar Readalong, week of 1419 Solmath 19: The Great River Murlo 1460 4 Feb 11, 4:10pm Jump to last post in thread (by Murlo)
       Continued from Readalong for the week of 1419 Solmath 15 Murlo 1444 0 Feb 11, 6:19pm
       The moonless night of 1419 Solmath 19 Murlo 1401 0 Feb 14, 6:56am
       Time flows on to a spring of much reading Murlo 1310 0 Feb 17, 7:03am
       1419 Solmath 25: First Battle of the Fords of Isen Murlo 1242 0 Feb 18, 2:37am

  Collapse Who is a N鷐en髍ean? Eldorion 3215 23 Feb 11, 8:30am Jump to last post in thread (by Otaku-sempai)
       Embarrassing Eldorion 3140 0 Feb 11, 9:28am
       Collapse The Forgotten N鷐en髍eans Otaku-sempai 3101 3 Feb 11, 3:17pm
           Collapse Good catch, O-s! Eldorion 3056 2 Feb 11, 9:50pm
               Collapse Wild Men of Enedwaith Otaku-sempai 2813 1 Feb 13, 3:45pm
                   Another great quote! Eldorion 2750 0 Feb 13, 10:53pm
       Collapse If I might disagree CuriousG 3100 2 Feb 11, 4:07pm
           One more thing to add about racial purity CuriousG 3093 0 Feb 11, 4:25pm
           I'm glad it made for good reading! :) Eldorion 3050 0 Feb 11, 10:18pm
       Collapse Extraordinary depth squire 3065 3 Feb 11, 9:48pm
           Thanks! Some thoughtful stuff here too Eldorion 3050 0 Feb 11, 10:48pm
           Collapse What does Khand mean? Or is that really the name of a kingdom? InTheChair 2195 1 Feb 25, 11:23pm
               Khand Otaku-sempai 2178 0 Feb 26, 12:31am
       Collapse Addenda on Umbar Eldorion 3037 10 Feb 12, 12:15am
           Collapse Umbar, monuments, and Numenorean pride CuriousG 2932 9 Feb 12, 8:41pm
               Collapse Thanks for posting the full quote! Eldorion 2904 4 Feb 13, 1:18am
                   Collapse Well CuriousG 2863 3 Feb 13, 5:56am
                       Collapse Things to imagine Eldorion 2856 2 Feb 13, 6:34am
                           Collapse The Empty Lands Otaku-sempai 2849 1 Feb 13, 7:12am
                               I think that's the implication, yeah... Eldorion 2751 0 Feb 13, 10:52pm
               Collapse I should have thought the Black Numenoreans would be more inclined to through down such a momument. InTheChair 2190 3 Feb 25, 11:29pm
                   Collapse Throw? Otaku-sempai 2183 2 Feb 25, 11:53pm
                       Collapse Yes throw should have been the word. InTheChair 2086 1 Feb 26, 5:49pm
                           Nurn and N鹯nen Otaku-sempai 2079 0 Feb 26, 7:01pm

  Collapse Dragon Helm of Hador (and Turin) question Niceferatu 2271 7 Feb 11, 7:57am Jump to last post in thread (by Voronw隷the_Faithful)
       Collapse Hey there. Ataahua 2256 1 Feb 11, 8:04am
           Re: Hey there. Niceferatu 2247 0 Feb 11, 8:17am
       Collapse Hi Niceferatu! Welcome to TORn Eldorion 2240 4 Feb 11, 9:56am
           Collapse Reply to: Hi Niceferatu! Welcome to TORn Niceferatu 2188 3 Feb 11, 5:08pm
               For all we know, it was lost in the Fall of Nargothrond, or Turin abandoned it when he started living among the people of Haleth. ange1e4e5 2133 0 Feb 12, 2:42pm
               Collapse you may be aware of this stuff but... Elthir 2136 1 Feb 12, 3:13pm
                   Mine too Voronw隷the_Faithful 2128 0 Feb 12, 3:22pm

  Collapse LOTR Lunar Readalong for the week of 1419 Solmath 15: The Mirror of Galadriel, Farewell to L髍ien, The Great River Murlo 1269 3 Feb 6, 6:56am Jump to last post in thread (by Murlo)
       Collapse No Venus for me during the Mirror of Galadriel scene this year... Murlo 1207 1 Feb 10, 4:52pm
           Venus can cast a shadow Murlo 1201 0 Feb 10, 5:32pm
       "Farewell to L髍ien" approximately on a cross-quarter day Murlo 1083 0 Feb 18, 2:26am

  Collapse Has anyone ever actually seen this play staged? hamlet 2043 10 Feb 6, 3:19am Jump to last post in thread (by squire)
       Collapse I think it's a radio play. squire 2015 1 Feb 6, 3:57am
           This makes sense. hamlet 1983 0 Feb 6, 2:21pm
       Google knows :-) a.s. 1713 0 Feb 27, 10:05pm
       Collapse It was read / staged some years ago... Modtheow 1698 3 Feb 28, 2:27am
           Collapse Timing! N.E. Brigand 1639 2 Feb 28, 11:07pm
               Collapse 6 degrees of separation - or maybe 3 Modtheow 1637 1 Mar 1, 12:02am
                   They knew each other - to what degree I can't really be sure. squire 1602 0 Mar 1, 7:27pm
       Collapse I took part in a dramatic reading once. N.E. Brigand 1703 2 Feb 28, 2:53am
           video or it didn't happen!!!! a.s. 1659 0 Feb 28, 4:43pm
           I can't believe that was 10 years ago Voronw隷the_Faithful 1648 0 Feb 28, 6:08pm

  Collapse Christopher Tolkien Cannon? Tolkien R.R.J 4066 67 Feb 6, 1:42am Jump to last post in thread (by Voronw隷the_Faithful)
       Collapse I tend to think that the whole notion of canon is overrated Eldorion 3949 24 Feb 6, 2:26am
           Collapse Beautifully put squire 3948 5 Feb 6, 3:10am
               Collapse I can sympathize... Eldorion 3926 4 Feb 6, 4:39am
                   Collapse The Limits of Canon Otaku-sempai 3911 3 Feb 6, 5:44am
                       Collapse What, anyway, is the usefulness of 'canon' when discussing Tolkien's books? (genuine question) noWizardme 3862 2 Feb 6, 3:52pm
                           Collapse What purpose does canon serve? Analysis, criticism and discussion. Otaku-sempai 3853 1 Feb 6, 4:57pm
                               canon 'collection of works' and canon 'collection of facts' noWizardme 3826 0 Feb 6, 6:54pm
           If you compare to real mythologies sador 3852 0 Feb 6, 5:14pm
           Collapse Hi Eldo Elthir 3822 5 Feb 6, 7:51pm
               I think that Canao was JRRT's mind Attalus 3792 0 Feb 6, 9:32pm
               Collapse Hi Elthir! Eldorion 3777 2 Feb 6, 10:24pm
                   Collapse Ambarto sleeps Elthir 3748 1 Feb 7, 12:07am
                       Unfortunately Eldorion 3715 0 Feb 7, 2:36am
               Thanks Tolkien R.R.J 3765 0 Feb 6, 10:30pm
           Collapse I am unsure of canon Tolkien R.R.J 3782 10 Feb 6, 10:14pm
               Collapse There's no one right approach Eldorion 3772 9 Feb 6, 10:46pm
                   Collapse Even I don't entirely agree with all of his conclusions Voronw隷the_Faithful 2403 8 Feb 9, 1:31pm
                       Collapse Voronwë? Otaku-sempai 2389 7 Feb 9, 3:39pm
                           Collapse Pleased to meet you, won't you guess my name? Voronw隷the_Faithful 2384 6 Feb 9, 5:29pm
                               Collapse Looks like we have a celebrity (of sorts)! Otaku-sempai 2364 1 Feb 9, 6:33pm
                                   No secret! Voronw隷the_Faithful 2362 0 Feb 9, 6:49pm
                               Collapse You don't look at all like Mick Jagger. // N.E. Brigand 2409 1 Feb 9, 10:21pm
                                   But what's puzzling you ... Voronw隷the_Faithful 2404 0 Feb 9, 11:54pm
                               Collapse OK, now I have that song stuck in my head. Ettelewen 2300 1 Feb 12, 10:35pm
                                   Thank you! Voronw隷the_Faithful 2295 0 Feb 12, 10:56pm
       Collapse Christopher Tolkien's approach - thinking about 'what does it mean?' noWizardme 3884 25 Feb 6, 11:10am
           Collapse What is Canon? Tolkien R.R.J 3781 24 Feb 6, 10:20pm
               Collapse Definitions and their practical use noWizardme 3648 3 Feb 7, 9:44am
                   Collapse may I answer too? Elthir 2604 2 Feb 7, 6:01pm
                       Collapse "Don't know what they're doin' but they laugh a lot/ Behind the green door!" - the limit of editorial consistency noWizardme 2555 1 Feb 7, 7:05pm
                           "inconsistency" or natural variation due to the writing process Elthir 2505 0 Feb 8, 2:09pm
               Collapse Canon - "an authoritative list of books accepted as Holy Scripture" Darkstone 3619 19 Feb 7, 3:09pm
                   Collapse Canon: Definition? Otaku-sempai 2612 17 Feb 7, 4:35pm
                       Collapse Canon, again Attalus 2609 5 Feb 7, 5:18pm
                           'What's "genuine" precious?' noWizardme 2598 0 Feb 7, 5:53pm
                           Collapse BOLTing the doors Elthir 2584 2 Feb 7, 6:25pm
                               Collapse Oh, yes Attalus 2578 1 Feb 7, 6:33pm
                                   from the shape of the world to galad/galadh Elthir 2571 0 Feb 7, 6:51pm
                           Expanding Canon Otaku-sempai 2557 0 Feb 7, 7:01pm
                       Collapse "If there is anything pleasant in criticism, it is finding out what we aren抰 meant to find out." Darkstone 2601 1 Feb 7, 5:33pm
                           Indeed. Otaku-sempai 2551 0 Feb 7, 7:04pm
                       Collapse Question Help Please Tolkien R.J.J 2474 8 Feb 8, 9:33pm
                           Collapse Help us understand what you mean by entmaiden 2466 4 Feb 8, 10:59pm
                               Collapse The 2004 Silmarillion is described as a second edition. N.E. Brigand 2449 2 Feb 8, 11:50pm
                                   Collapse I thought the second edition was published in 1999? Eldorion 2433 1 Feb 9, 12:42am
                                       You may be right. N.E. Brigand 2426 0 Feb 9, 1:02am
                               Versions Tolkien R.J.J 2397 0 Feb 10, 12:37am
                           The 2004 edition? Otaku-sempai 2442 0 Feb 9, 12:02am
                           Collapse "The Later Silmarillion" Eldorion 2438 1 Feb 9, 12:38am
                               Perfect Tolkien R.J.J 2401 0 Feb 10, 12:38am
                   The elastic concept of ' canon' Attalus 2611 0 Feb 7, 5:15pm
       CT always seemed to be more obsessed with canon that JRR Darkstone 3831 0 Feb 6, 7:47pm
       Collapse What? Attalus 3692 2 Feb 7, 5:09am
           Your mileage may vary Eldorion 3675 0 Feb 7, 6:24am
           I was disappointed by Beren and Luthien myself; ange1e4e5 3614 0 Feb 7, 3:03pm
       My thoughts on canon is that it's what the author writes, with adaptations deemed non-canon. ange1e4e5 2340 0 Feb 10, 2:25pm
       Collapse canon is as canon does, Petty Dwarf 2274 10 Feb 14, 4:06am
           Collapse kin defender Elthir 2231 9 Feb 14, 11:19pm
               Collapse The old debate Voronw隷the_Faithful 2226 8 Feb 15, 12:14am
                   Collapse if I may call you VF, that is Elthir 2210 7 Feb 15, 1:32am
                       Collapse Tolkien's Green Sun Voronw隷the_Faithful 2195 6 Feb 15, 3:37am
                           Collapse credible green Elthir 2142 5 Feb 15, 3:28pm
                               Collapse My bad Voronw隷the_Faithful 2122 4 Feb 15, 7:12pm
                                   Collapse Thank goodness he did! Ardam韗 2090 2 Feb 16, 12:06am
                                       Collapse I'm grateful too Elthir 1994 1 Feb 16, 3:11pm
                                           I feel confident that he knew that Christopher would take great care of the material Voronw隷the_Faithful 1955 0 Feb 16, 7:53pm
                                   thanks for saying that... Elthir 2078 0 Feb 16, 3:51am

  Collapse Question About the Silmarillion and Ents Tolkien R.J.J 2214 12 Feb 6, 12:27am Jump to last post in thread (by CuriousG)
       Collapse There are other classes of spirits... Eldorion 2183 11 Feb 6, 12:41am
           Collapse Thanks Tolkien R.R.J 2173 4 Feb 6, 1:02am
               My pleasure Eldorion 2160 0 Feb 6, 2:03am
               Collapse Just read that passage jlj93byu 2040 2 Feb 7, 9:05pm
                   Were-worms Eldorion 2029 0 Feb 7, 9:20pm
                   "Older and fouler things..." Otaku-sempai 2024 0 Feb 7, 9:25pm
           Collapse Other possible explanation Eldorion 2103 1 Feb 6, 10:09pm
               Thanks once more Tolkien R.R.J 2093 0 Feb 6, 10:47pm
           Collapse Classes of Spirits? Attalus 1983 2 Feb 8, 5:26am
               Collapse Er... Eldorion 1972 1 Feb 8, 6:27am
                   Tom, Tom, diddely bom Attalus 1959 0 Feb 8, 6:43am
           That is an amazing post for being in a hurry梩hanks! // CuriousG 1869 0 Feb 8, 9:27pm

  Collapse Can Fallen/ Evil Maiar Repent? Gothmog_Balrog 1555 6 Feb 5, 3:10pm Jump to last post in thread (by CuriousG)
       Hypothetically, yes. Otaku-sempai 1534 0 Feb 5, 3:52pm
       Theologically... Attalus 1515 0 Feb 5, 6:38pm
       Collapse Oss did Eldorion 1502 3 Feb 5, 7:54pm
           Collapse Osse is a good example; Sauron CuriousG 1400 2 Feb 8, 9:25pm
               Collapse Good point! Eldorion 1392 1 Feb 9, 2:16am
                   Thanks for finding that passage; exactly what I was thinking of CuriousG 1312 0 Feb 10, 11:27pm

  Moved: Is a Great Eagle or Balrog more powerful? Gothmog_Balrog - - Jan 30, 3:19am Jump to last post in thread (by Gothmog_Balrog)

  Collapse In honor of the passing of long-time Reading Room regular drogo squire 2891 44 Jan 26, 9:51pm Jump to last post in thread (by Eruonen)
       Thank you for this, Squire. Kimi 2744 0 Jan 26, 10:24pm
       Collapse Thank you, squire. Modtheow 2757 2 Jan 26, 10:26pm
           Collapse Oh, Modtheow, entmaiden 2731 1 Jan 27, 12:22am
               Thanks, entmaiden Modtheow 2689 0 Jan 27, 2:09am
       Collapse Thanks! Attalus 2738 6 Jan 27, 12:14am
           Collapse I think it was just real life entmaiden 2738 5 Jan 27, 12:21am
               Thanks, entmaiden Attalus 2716 0 Jan 27, 12:32am
               Collapse Pictures of Drogo Nerdanel 2720 2 Jan 27, 12:47am
                   Collapse Good idea, nerdanel entmaiden 2702 1 Jan 27, 1:08am
                       I remember that Modtheow 2687 0 Jan 27, 2:15am
               I swear I have pics of Marquette, too a.s. 2710 0 Jan 27, 12:56am
       Collapse So many years Luthien Rising 2755 6 Jan 27, 12:35am
           Thank you for this, L.// Nerdanel 2700 0 Jan 27, 12:51am
           Yes... Paige 2704 0 Jan 27, 12:54am
           Thanks, Lu Modtheow 2688 0 Jan 27, 2:11am
         Thank you, Lu. WhiteAslan 2673 0 Jan 27, 3:14am
           Thank you, LR Altaira 3002 0 Jan 27, 9:08pm
           Amazing squire 2981 0 Jan 28, 2:00am
     Beautiful. WhiteAslan 2724 0 Jan 27, 12:37am
       Thank you Nerdanel 2719 0 Jan 27, 12:43am
       Collapse Thank you so much for this, squire. Elizabeth 2727 1 Jan 27, 12:51am
           Cats Penthe 2682 0 Jan 27, 2:57am
       Many thanks, Squire. Paige 2705 0 Jan 27, 12:58am
       Thank you Squire Penthe 2686 0 Jan 27, 2:52am
       Many thanks for sharing cats16 2664 0 Jan 27, 4:11am
       Collapse Thank you, Squire. Curious 2654 4 Jan 27, 7:48am
           Collapse You're welcome. squire 3048 1 Jan 27, 1:03pm
               Wow, I had no idea he passed and also that he had not posted in 6 years. Eruonen 2501 0 Feb 2, 7:52pm
           Collapse So very, very glad to see you again, Curious... Elizabeth 2960 1 Jan 28, 7:37am
               I am well, thank you. Curious 2925 0 Jan 28, 4:18pm
       I was shocked to hear this news Voronw隷the_Faithful 3043 0 Jan 27, 1:06pm
       Collapse *bows deeply* Thank you so much for this grammaboodawg 3041 2 Jan 27, 2:47pm
           Collapse Drogo actually gave me a copy of the Encyclopedia... Elizabeth 2953 1 Jan 28, 7:41am
               That's wonderful grammaboodawg 2906 0 Jan 28, 6:08pm
       Deconstruction. N.E. Brigand 3026 0 Jan 27, 6:10pm
       Very sad to hear, and thank you for the note, Squire. Morthoron 3012 0 Jan 27, 8:05pm
       Thank you, squire Altaira 3007 0 Jan 27, 9:21pm
       Collapse Thank you for these, squire. dernwyn 2976 2 Jan 28, 3:31am
           They tasted like chicken, I swear. // squire 2950 0 Jan 28, 3:56am
           Prairie Oysters? Attalus 2959 0 Jan 28, 5:15am
       lovely tribute mawguy 2962 0 Jan 28, 4:39am
       sad news & nam醨i Felagund 2905 0 Jan 28, 7:00pm
       Thanks for the memories a.s. 2890 0 Jan 28, 11:22pm
       Thank you for letting us know. sador 2763 0 Jan 30, 6:11am

  Collapse Aragorn and Anglo Saxon Kings and Elves Eruonen 1809 7 Jan 18, 5:41am Jump to last post in thread (by Eruonen)
       Collapse Where is this photo from? Eruonen 1791 2 Jan 18, 5:43am
           Collapse I wonder Silverlode 1784 1 Jan 18, 6:16am
               Landwights....another source for Tolkien Eruonen 1734 0 Jan 18, 5:32pm
       Collapse Did you know that Alfred was called Alfred because he wasn't expected to be King Hamfast Gamgee 1641 3 Jan 21, 10:27pm
           Collapse I knew he was initially sent out to be the "brains of the family" and not a warrior Eruonen 1642 2 Jan 21, 11:08pm
               Collapse Shame about the cakes, however! Hamfast Gamgee 1586 1 Jan 24, 10:36pm
                   He probably sat on a "ring" seat with a hole in the middle! Eruonen 1578 0 Jan 25, 2:04am

  Collapse A question about dialogue Hamfast Gamgee 3387 32 Jan 15, 11:11pm Jump to last post in thread (by Hamfast Gamgee)
       Collapse It's Frodo cats16 3311 31 Jan 15, 11:51pm
           Collapse I agree Attalus 3303 29 Jan 16, 12:07am
               Collapse Who are the Bagginses, at this point? squire 3304 28 Jan 16, 12:19am
                   Collapse Heh Attalus 3285 27 Jan 16, 2:17am
                       Collapse The Sackvilles are social strivers. // N.E. Brigand 3164 26 Jan 17, 4:27am
                           Collapse Quite Attalus 3172 25 Jan 17, 4:34am
                               Collapse Snobs and no-goodniks, yes. Climbers and vulgarians, not so clear. squire 3136 24 Jan 17, 1:05pm
                                   Collapse Lobelia stealing cutlery Belegdir 3119 20 Jan 17, 4:33pm
                                       Collapse Is it really stealing if.... Silverlode 3089 19 Jan 17, 8:08pm
                                           Collapse Rationalising pettiness FarFromHome 3056 18 Jan 17, 11:38pm
                                               Collapse Do you think there is a class thing involved? squire 3041 4 Jan 18, 2:15am
                                                   Snobs? Attalus 3015 0 Jan 18, 5:16am
                                                   Collapse Sort of, I think FarFromHome 2980 2 Jan 18, 5:14pm
                                                       Collapse Excellent points... Attalus 2970 1 Jan 18, 7:08pm
                                                           Whoops! FarFromHome 2956 0 Jan 18, 8:52pm
                                               Collapse "Two spoons at least; an use ill kept: 'T is well now if our own be left." Darkstone 3029 3 Jan 18, 3:00am
                                                   Collapse So I was just searching old posts for somethng and this caught my eye: FarFromHome 2791 2 Jan 20, 4:15pm
                                                       ... plus c'est la m阭e chose. SirDennisC 2776 0 Jan 20, 5:50pm
                                                       Spoon-snatching Attalus 2776 0 Jan 20, 6:05pm
                                               Collapse Lets be fair to Lobellia Hamfast Gamgee 2662 8 Jan 21, 10:38pm
                                                   Collapse But she'd want the Ring. Not a safe traveling companion at all! squire 1676 4 Jan 21, 11:43pm
                                                       Collapse Maybe Hamfast Gamgee 1516 3 Jan 24, 10:34pm
                                                           Hah! FarFromHome 1505 0 Jan 25, 5:03pm
                                                           Collapse I think it was less about the spoons... Eldorion 1503 1 Jan 25, 5:32pm
                                                               The Hobbit Return of Martin Guerre? Attalus 1495 0 Jan 25, 6:15pm
                                                   Collapse Was Lobelia's attack on the ruffians all that remarkable, or admirable? squire 1489 2 Jan 25, 7:08pm
                                                       It was typical of her really. FarFromHome 1479 0 Jan 25, 8:50pm
                                                       She probably did use her umbrella a bit Hamfast Gamgee 929 0 Mar 11, 10:38am
                                   Collapse Actually... Attalus 3099 2 Jan 17, 6:55pm
                                       Collapse Double last names Silverlode 3074 1 Jan 17, 8:52pm
                                           Double Barreled Names, cont. Attalus 3069 0 Jan 17, 9:15pm
           All right, the real quote is slightly different Hamfast Gamgee 2667 0 Jan 21, 10:25pm

  Collapse Questions about the Host of Valinor in the War of Wrath. Victariongreyjoy 1631 3 Jan 4, 2:19am Jump to last post in thread (by Eldorion)
       if I recall correctly... Elthir 1569 0 Jan 6, 6:34pm
       Names not given CMackintosh 1479 0 Jan 11, 8:25am
       Thorondor (maybe) Eldorion 1148 0 Jan 24, 5:59am
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