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Mar 17, 2020
Coronavirus outbreak: A guide to films, shows, podcasts to indulge in during this period of self-quarantineIn times of social distancing and isolation during the coronavirus outbreak, the best one could do to entertain oneself through various shows, films, and podcasts.
Feb 02, 2020
Errors of curation: On collections edited by Otto Penzler, and how even respected anthologists can get things wrongWhen we trust someone as an expert in a field, we want them to be informed as well as scrupulous. Otto Penzler's errors are a caution not just to editors but also to critics and teachers who are tempted to sound more knowledgeable than they are about a book or film.
Sep 13, 2019
From Star Trek's Klingon to Tolkien's Tengwar and GoT's Dothraki: How to build a ‘perfect’ languageA conlang is an artificial or fictional language, which have recently been gaining attention with the popularity of television shows like Game of Thrones and Start Trek. When constructing an artificial language, how can it be made perfect?
Jul 04, 2019
The Lord of the Rings: Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom director JA Bayona to helm two episodes of Amazon seriesJA Bayona will also serve as an executive producer on the upcoming Lord of the Rings series for Amazon.
May 01, 2019
Tolkien: Nicholas Hoult, Lily Colins defend author's biopic, say his life story has been treated 'respectfully'Tolkien has been directed by Dome Karukoski and also stars Colm Meaney, Derek Jacobi, Mimi Keene and Pam Ferris.
Dec 27, 2018
Fantasy fiction and feminism: Why writers must shun old tropes, aim for stronger female representationFor many young readers of fantasy fiction, a female protagonist means romance and a male one signals everything else — fantasy, adventure and intelligence
Dec 25, 2017
JRR Tolkien's letters to children as Father Christmas to get exhibited in Oxford from 1 June, 2018JRR Tolkien wrote a series of letters to his four children, signed as Father Christmas, and dedicated to the 'creator of middle-Earth'.
Dec 18, 2017
Ian McKellen keen to reprise role as Gandalf in Amazon's Lord of the Rings TV series"I haven't said yes because I haven't been asked. But are you suggesting that someone else is going to play it? Gandalf is over 7000 years old, so I'm not too old," said McKellen.
Nov 14, 2017
Amazon acquires television rights to The Lord of the Rings with multi-season commitmentAmazon says it has acquired the global television rights to The Lord of the Rings, based on the novels by J.R.R. Tolkien, with a multi-season commitment
Nov 05, 2017
The Lord of the Rings: Warner Bros, Amazon Studios in talks to develop TV series on JRR Tolkien's novelsThe Lord of the Rings movie series made over $2.9 billion worldwide