Call for entries – October 2020

Call for entries – October 2020

October’s theme is: Deep with the Balrogs in Khazad-dûm In anticipation of our October content, the essay question is: Imagine you are part of the Company, experiencing those harrowing moments on “The Bridge of Khazad-dûm.” In your own words, briefly describe what you see and how you feel. What most impresses you about the Balrog,…

Call for entries – September 2020

Call for entries – September 2020

September’s theme is: Back to School with the Professor In anticipation of our September content, the essay question is: With the Professor’s academic experience in mind, describe a Tolkien scene from The Hobbit or The Lord of the Rings that displays his literary prowess in extra-special ways. Explain the special connections you see. We look forward…

Call for entries – July 2020

Call for entries – July 2020

July’s theme is: Appreciating Beauty & Wonder In anticipation of our July content, the essay question is: In your estimation, what scene, dialog between characters, or some other special event in Tolkien’s Legendarium impresses you as most wonderfully beautiful? What happened? How does this happening in Middle-earth inspire you toward appreciation of beauty and wonder…