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Letter to Leslie Holloway

In November 1969, J.R.R. Tolkien wrote a letter to Leslie Holloway, producer of the event "An Afternoon in Middle-earth".[1]

  • Publication: Parts of the letter were published in the programme booklet An Afternoon in Middle-earth.[1]
  • Contents: Tolkien "writes to decline the invitation, and comments on his connections with the West Midlands".[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Wayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull (2006), The J.R.R. Tolkien Companion and Guide: I. Chronology, p. 746