Hail Fellowship! We're just over one week away from the start of Tolkien Weekend NYC 2019. Please use the hashtag #TolkienNYC2019 on social media to let everyone know what you're up to during the celebration. Follow us on Twitter: @HerenIstarion Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NYCTolkienMoot/ A note first concerning the events taking place Saturday, March 16th 2019 and… Continue reading Final Conference Update: Revised Schedule, New Guest Speaker
Hail Fellowship!! Our post of 9/20/18 cited the Guest Speaker line up for both the Morgan Library and Museum Tolkien Symposium, plus our own New York Tolkien Conference slated for the weekend of 3/16-17/2019. Read More here While we work on our next conference announcement regarding hotel accomodations, speakers bios and more, I would like… Continue reading NY Tolkien Conference Art of Luke Spooner
“I am looking for someone to share in an adventure that I am arranging, and it's very difficult to find anyone.' I should think so — in these parts! We are plain quiet folk and have no use for adventures. Nasty disturbing uncomfortable things! Make you late for dinner!” ― J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit Hail, Fellowship! A… Continue reading “In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit.”
Hail Fellowship, It is our hope everyone returned home safe and sound after visiting NYC for the 2016 NY Tolkien Conference a week ago today. We have been resting for the last week and gathering our thoughts about this year's Conference, which was the second of our annual Tolkien Conference events. Jessica and I find… Continue reading 2016 Conference Wrap Up, Looking ahead to 2017
Hail and Welcome Friends! We are excited to share an extraordinarily special design created by Luke Spooner of Carrion House, in-house artist for Myth Ink Books, for this year's conference. Last year, for our theme of "Friends and Fellowship," Luke designed this gorgeous image for our inaugural conference, which featured Bilbo and Bag End. This… Continue reading New Conference Art for 2016 Event
Welcome to 2016; it is looking to be a great year. We are so very grateful for all your support during 2015, which saw the launch of our annual NY Tolkien Conference.
We are happy to announce that the new Tolkien essay collection Forgotten Leaves: Essays from a Smial from Myth Ink Books will be released at The New York Tolkien Conference on Saturday, June 13th. Forgotten Leaves is the first book dedicated to J.R.R Tolkien from Anthony S Burdge and Jessica Burke, and the Conference Launch… Continue reading Book Release: Forgotten Leaves Essays from a Smial, Dedicated to JRR Tolkien