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Tolkien Studies: Volume 5

Tolkien Studies: Volume 5
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EditorDouglas A. Anderson, Michael D.C. Drout, Verlyn Flieger
PublisherWest Virginia University
ReleasedJuly, 2008
FormatHardcover; electronic
ISBN1933202386
ISSN1547-3155

Tolkien Studies: Volume 5 is the fifth volume of the annual review Tolkien Studies.

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  • Articles
    • Brian Rosebury: "Revenge and Moral Judgement in Tolkien"
    • Douglas A. Anderson: "Brian Rosebury on J.R.R. Tolkien: A Checklist"
    • Carl Phelpstead: "'With chunks of poetry in between': The Lord of the Rings and Saga Poetics"
    • Corey Olsen: "The Myth of the Ent and the Entwife"
    • David D. James: "Showing Saruman as Faber: Tolkien and Peter Jackson"
    • Lynn Forest-Hill: "Boromir, Byrhtnoth, and Bayard: Finding a Language for Grief in J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings"
    • Jason Fisher: "Three Rings for—Whom Exactly? And Why?: Justifying the Disposition of the Three Elven Rings"
  • Notes and Documents
    • J.R.R. Tolkien: "Chaucer as a Philologist: The Reeve's Tale"
    • J.R.R. Tolkien: "The Reeve's Tale: Version Prepared for Recitation at the 'Summer Diversions' Oxford: 1939"
    • Ross Smith: "Steiner on Tolkien"
    • George Steiner: "Tolkien, Oxford's Eccentric Don"
  • Book Reviews
    • Nicholas Birns: "The Children of Húrin, Narn i Chîn Húrin: The Tale of the Children of Húrin" (review)
    • John Garth: "Early Elvish Poetry and Pre-Fëanorian Alphabets" (review)
    • Deidre A. Dawson: "The Evolution of Tolkien's Mythology: A Study of the History of Middle-earth" (review)
    • Dyrk Ashton: "The Frodo Franchise: "The Lord of the Rings" and Modern Hollywood" (review)
    • Tom Shippey: "The History of The Hobbit" (review)
    • Mark T. Hooker: "Hither Shore: Interdisciplinary Journal of Modern Fantasy Literature, Jahrbuch der Deutschen Tolkien Gesellschaft e.V." (review)
    • Dimitra Fimi: "Inside Language: Linguistic and Aesthetic Theory in Tolkien" (review)
    • Kelley M. Wickham-Crowley: "Roots and Branches: Selected Papers on Tolkien" (review)
    • Shaun F. D. Hughes: "Tolkien and Modernity 1, and: Tolkien and Modernity 2" (review)
    • Jared Lobdell: "Tolkien and Shakespeare" (review)
    • Michael J. Brisbois: "Tree of Tales: Tolkien, Literature, and Theology" (review)
  • "The Year's Work in Tolkien Studies 2005", by David Bratman
  • "Bibliography (in English) for 2006", by Michael D.C. Drout, Jason Rea, Rebecca Epstein, Lauren Provost

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Tolkien Studies volumes
Volume 1 · Volume 2 · Volume 3 · Volume 4 · Volume 5 · Volume 6 · Volume 7 · Volume 8 · Volume 9 · Volume 10
Volume 11 · Volume 12 · Volume 13 · Volume 14 · Volume 15 · Volume 16 · Volume 17 · Volume 18