Sep

24

Faerie and Fantasy 35

This episode begins a new book, the modern young adult fantasy novel “Sabriel” from Garth Nix.  What makes modern fantasy different from classic fantasy? Listen and find out!

You can find this episode and all the past episodes of the Faerie and Fantasy class here or subscribe to The Tolkien Professor podcasts via iTunes. Godspeed!

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Sep

15

Faerie and Fantasy 34

Join Professor Olsen’s class as they wrap up Peter S. Beagle’s “The Last Unicorn”, chapters 12-14. You can find this episode and all the past episodes of the Faerie and Fantasy class here or subscribe to The Tolkien Professor podcasts via iTunes. Godspeed!

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Sep

09

Last Call: Signed Copies of Exploring The Hobbit

If you are hoping to get a personalized and signed copy of Dr. Olsen’s Exploring J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbitmake sure you submit your order by sending an email with your name and personalized note request to author_events@washcoll.edu – no later than Tuesday, September 11th at 12:00 pm (UTC-5).

When preparing payment, be sure to include the the shipping cost, calculated based on your address for international orders or $6.95 for the first book + $1.00 for each additional copy domestically.

Dr. Olsen will be readying his signing hand for next week and you should expect your very own copy of his book in your mailbox soon after!

 

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