Hail Fellowship, Our small staff are in crunch mode before this Saturday's second annual New York Tolkien Conference. We are making final preparations before getting the event space set up, and shall be setting up for the next two days. We are incredibly grateful to Baruch College Librarian Chris Tuthill for arranging to have this… Continue reading Conference This Saturday! Final Update
Hail Fellowship! The second annual NY Tolkien Conference is just over a week away!! We cannot wait to meet with you all again to honor the work of JRR Tolkien and The Inklings. We have added a last minute program and tweak to the schedule. This is the last tweak we will make and it… Continue reading New Program: J.R.R. Tolkien & War: The World Wars & the War of the Ring
Greetings Travelers of Middle-earth! The Conference is now just under 3 months away and we are excited to announce the 1st of our programming and conference updates. We have extended the deadline for our Call for Programming by 1 month! The final deadline for proposals has now been moved to June 1st. If you would… Continue reading Programming Update #1
Hail Fellowship! It is our hope this finds you all well today as we Toast to The Professor! Yesterday we published an article, "State of the 2016 Conference," which has details concerning our Conference plans moving forward. Please sign up for our newsletter (see box to the right), follow our Facebook page, and Twitter feed… Continue reading NY Tolkien Conference 2016 Guests of Honor
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.
When we set out to establish the New York Tolkien Conference there was not a theme chosen. However, with other Conferences where themes are chosen every year. For our Conference, in its first year, we felt it to best to be as broad as possible. Over the last decade or so, with our work with… Continue reading Conference Theme: Friends and Fellowship
We have accepted a number of fascinating Tolkien programs for our June 13th Conference. We have published a "Programming," page that will serve as our home for program details and scheduling as we get closer to the conference. Our Guest of Honor, Janet Brennan Croft, will open the Conference with her talk, and we shall… Continue reading An Early Look at Conference Programs