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Nils-Lennart Johannesson

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Nils-Lennart Johannesson is Professor of English Linguistics at Stockholm University, teaching courses on English syntax, the history of the English language, and Old and Middle English.[1] He has been a member of the board of directors of Arda-sällskapet (the Arda Society), and published several articles about J.R.R. Tolkien's works.[2]

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[edit] Articles

  • 1997: News from the Shire and Beyond - Studies on Tolkien
    • "The Speech of the Individual and of the Community in The Lord of the Rings"
  • 1994: Nonstandard Varieties of Language. Papers from the Stockholm Symposium, 9–11 April, 1991. Edited by Gunnel Melchers and Nils-Lennart Johannesson. Stockholm Studies in English 84. Stockholm: Almqvist and Wiksell International.
    • "Subcreating a Stratified Community: On J.R.R. Tolkien's Use of Non-standard Forms in The Lord of the Rings".
  • 1992: Arda 1987, Vol. VII
    • "Studies in Tolkien's Language"
  • 1988: Arda 1984/1985, Vols. IV & V
    • "Sure as Shiretalk - On Linguistic Variation in Hobbit Speech (Part One)"

[edit] References

  1. "Nils-Lennart Johannesson" , Department of English, Stockholm University (accessed 31 December 2011)
  2. [List of contributors], in Arda 1987 (Vol. VII), p. xv