Episode 24 – Tolkien Reading Day

Posted by on Apr 13, 2013 in Podcast | 0 comments

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This week on Warriors of the Westfold, Arwen, Oloriel, Myla, and Rachel celebrate Tolkien Reading Day with special guest Corey Olsen, otherwise known as, The Tolkien Professor! Tolkien Reading Day, celebrated on March 25, is a big day for Tolkien fans the world over, as it is the day Sauron was defeated and The One Ring destroyed.

To learn more about The Tolkien Professor, visit tolkienprofessor.com or follow him on Facebook and Twitter.


Episode 24 Includes:

  • The Hobbit and LOTR films franchise: Have Peter Jackson’s films hurt or helped the book sales?
  • A continuous stream of hedgehog jokes (Sebastian lives!)
  • How a series of personal crises turned Corey Olsen into the Tolkien Professor and established the Mythgard Institute
  • First introductions to J.R.R. Tolkien
  • Tolkien writings you may not know about
  • The Warriors’ Weekly Geek Picks:

Oloriel’s GEEK Pick:
Gollum Bayeaux Tapestry

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