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The Return of the King -- Discussion Schedule



N.E. Brigand
Half-elven


Aug 30 2008, 11:02pm


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The Return of the King -- Discussion Schedule

Here is the final schedule for our RotK discussion. Please post any questions about the schedule here, or send me a PM. Thanks to everyone who signed up – have fun with your discussions!

Sep. 1-7 – V.1 Minas Tirith (drogo)
Sep. 8-14 – V. 2 Passing of the Grey Company (squire)
Sep. 15-21 – V.3 Muster of Rohan (Child of Manwe)
Sep. 22-28 – V.4 Siege of Gondor (N.E. Brigand)
Sep. 29-Oct. 5 – V.5 Ride of the Rohirrim (Elizabeth)
Oct. 6-12 – V.6 Battle of the Pelennor Fields (Milady)
Oct. 13-19 – V.7 Pyre of Denethor (Menelwyn)
Oct. 20-26 – V.8 Houses of Healing (Saelind)
Oct. 27-Nov. 2 – V.9 Last Debate (Ataahua)
Nov. 3-9 – V.10 Black Gate Opens (Morthoron)
Nov. 10-16 – VI.1 Tower of Cirith Ungol (dernwyn)
Nov. 17-23 – VI.2 Land of Shadow (sador)
Nov. 24-30 – VI.3 Mount Doom (Elenedhel)
Dec. 1-7 – VI.4 Field of Cormallen (a.s.)
Dec. 8-14 – VI.5 Steward and the King (ElanorTX)
Dec. 15-21 – VI.6 Many Partings (batik)
Dec. 22-28 OFF
Dec. 29-Jan. 4 OFF
Jan. 5-11 – VI.7 Homeward Bound (weaver)
Jan. 12-18 – VI.8 Scouring of the Shire (laerasea)
Jan. 19-25 – VI.9 Grey Havens (Kelvarhin)
Jan. 26-Feb. 1 – A.I.i-iv Númenor, Arnor, Gondor (sador)
Feb. 2-8 – A.I.v Aragorn and Arwen (Voronwë the Faithful)
Feb. 9-15 – A.II House of Eorl (Saelind)
Feb. 16-22 – A.III Durin’s Folk (Jazmine)
Feb. 23-Mar. 1 – B. Tale of Years (Morthoron)
Mar. 2-8 – C; D; E Family Trees, Calendars, Writing (Beren IV)
Mar. 9-15 – F Languages and Peoples, Translation (visualweasel)
Mar. 16-22 – The Lord of the Rings Free-for-all Discussion

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We're discussing The Lord of the Rings in the Reading Room, Oct. 15, 2007 - Mar. 22, 2009!

Join us Aug. 25-31 for "The Choices of Master Samwise".

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N.E. Brigand
Half-elven


Oct 19 2008, 5:31am


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On Fairy-stories -- Discussion Schedule

Here is the final schedule for our six-week secondary discussion of Tolkien’s essay, “On Fairy-stories”. My thanks to our discussion leaders! Please post any questions about the schedule here, or send me a PM.

Oct. 19-26 --- Introduction, “Fairy-story” +note A -- Curious
Oct. 27-Nov. 2 --- “Origins” +note B -- visualweasel
Nov. 3-9 --- “Children” +notes C-D -- N.E. Brigand
Nov. 10-16 --- “Fantasy” +notes E-F -- Menelwyn
Nov. 17-23 --- “Recovery, Escape, Consolation” +notes G-H -- weaver
Nov. 24-30 --- “Epilogue” and Free Discussion -- a.s.

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We're discussing The Lord of the Rings in the Reading Room, Oct. 15, 2007 - Mar. 22, 2009!

Join us Oct. 13-19 for "The Pyre of Denethor".

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