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The Tolkien Road

John Carswell

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The Tolkien Road
The Tolkien Road

The Tolkien Road

John Carswell

25
Followers
39
Plays
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Your conversational guide to Middle-earth and all of Tolkien's works

Latest Episodes

All Tales May Come True - Concerning Tolkien's Creative Mysticism

What does Tolkien mean when he says "All Tales May Come True"?

7 MIN2 days ago
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All Tales May Come True - Concerning Tolkien's Creative Mysticism

0178 - LOTR TV Second Age Deep Dive: Akkalabêth Re-read Pt 2

"Akallabêth" re-read continues: the return of Sauron and the rise of Ar-Pharazôn!

39 MIN1 weeks ago
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0178 - LOTR TV Second Age Deep Dive: Akkalabêth Re-read Pt 2

0177 - LOTR TV Second Age Deep Dive: Akkalabêth Re-read Pt 1

Second Age Deep Dive continues - re-reading Akallabêth!!!

53 MIN2 weeks ago
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0177 - LOTR TV Second Age Deep Dive: Akkalabêth Re-read Pt 1

0176 - LOTR TV Second Age Deep Dive: Key Themes of the Second Age

A long walk through Middle-earth! Join co-hosts John & Greta as they go chapter-by-chapter through The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion, The Hobbit and all of Tolkien's other works.

58 MIN3 weeks ago
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0176 - LOTR TV Second Age Deep Dive: Key Themes of the Second Age

0175 - September 2019 Mailbag

Our first monthly mailbag in the hizzouse!!!

46 MINSEP 16
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0175 - September 2019 Mailbag

0174 - LOTR TV / Second Age Deep Dive - A Description of Númenor

An exploration of Númenor's geography and culture, as found in Unfinished Tales!

50 MINSEP 9
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0174 - LOTR TV / Second Age Deep Dive - A Description of Númenor

0173 - LOTR TV Second Age Deep Dive - The Tale of Years Pt2

We continue our Second Age Deep Dive with the Tale of Years Pt 2 from LOTR Appendix B.

56 MINSEP 2
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0173 - LOTR TV Second Age Deep Dive - The Tale of Years Pt2

0172 - LOTR TV / Second Age Deep Dive - The Tale of Years Pt1

Second Age Deep Dive Part 1! An examination of the LOTR Appendix B timeline.

49 MINAUG 26
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0172 - LOTR TV / Second Age Deep Dive - The Tale of Years Pt1

0171 - Tolkien on the Meaning of Life (Letter 310)

We discuss Tolkien's surprising insights on the meaning of life, as found in a 1969 letter.

50 MINAUG 19
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0171 - Tolkien on the Meaning of Life (Letter 310)

0170 - Lord of the Rings TV: The Creative Team

We discuss the recent Creative Team announcement from the Amazon LOTR TV show!

69 MINAUG 12
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0170 - Lord of the Rings TV: The Creative Team

Latest Episodes

All Tales May Come True - Concerning Tolkien's Creative Mysticism

What does Tolkien mean when he says "All Tales May Come True"?

7 MIN2 days ago
Comments
All Tales May Come True - Concerning Tolkien's Creative Mysticism

0178 - LOTR TV Second Age Deep Dive: Akkalabêth Re-read Pt 2

"Akallabêth" re-read continues: the return of Sauron and the rise of Ar-Pharazôn!

39 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
0178 - LOTR TV Second Age Deep Dive: Akkalabêth Re-read Pt 2

0177 - LOTR TV Second Age Deep Dive: Akkalabêth Re-read Pt 1

Second Age Deep Dive continues - re-reading Akallabêth!!!

53 MIN2 weeks ago
Comments
0177 - LOTR TV Second Age Deep Dive: Akkalabêth Re-read Pt 1

0176 - LOTR TV Second Age Deep Dive: Key Themes of the Second Age

A long walk through Middle-earth! Join co-hosts John & Greta as they go chapter-by-chapter through The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion, The Hobbit and all of Tolkien's other works.

58 MIN3 weeks ago
Comments
0176 - LOTR TV Second Age Deep Dive: Key Themes of the Second Age

0175 - September 2019 Mailbag

Our first monthly mailbag in the hizzouse!!!

46 MINSEP 16
Comments
0175 - September 2019 Mailbag

0174 - LOTR TV / Second Age Deep Dive - A Description of Númenor

An exploration of Númenor's geography and culture, as found in Unfinished Tales!

50 MINSEP 9
Comments
0174 - LOTR TV / Second Age Deep Dive - A Description of Númenor

0173 - LOTR TV Second Age Deep Dive - The Tale of Years Pt2

We continue our Second Age Deep Dive with the Tale of Years Pt 2 from LOTR Appendix B.

56 MINSEP 2
Comments
0173 - LOTR TV Second Age Deep Dive - The Tale of Years Pt2

0172 - LOTR TV / Second Age Deep Dive - The Tale of Years Pt1

Second Age Deep Dive Part 1! An examination of the LOTR Appendix B timeline.

49 MINAUG 26
Comments
0172 - LOTR TV / Second Age Deep Dive - The Tale of Years Pt1

0171 - Tolkien on the Meaning of Life (Letter 310)

We discuss Tolkien's surprising insights on the meaning of life, as found in a 1969 letter.

50 MINAUG 19
Comments
0171 - Tolkien on the Meaning of Life (Letter 310)

0170 - Lord of the Rings TV: The Creative Team

We discuss the recent Creative Team announcement from the Amazon LOTR TV show!

69 MINAUG 12
Comments
0170 - Lord of the Rings TV: The Creative Team