17th Annual Tolkien Conference

Country: USA

City: Burlington

Abstr. due: 12.01.2020

Dates: 04.04.20 — 04.04.20

Area Of Sciences: Humanities; Arts; Cultural science;

Organizing comittee e-mail: cvaccaro@uvm.edu

Organizers: University of Vermont


This year, the Tolkien conference explores every aspect of the earlier Classical cultures of Rome, Greece, Ancient and Hellenistic Egypt, Carthage, their languages, religions, philosophies, etc. Includes work in early Christianity in Rome (Augustine and Boethius) and linguistic investigations into Tolkien's appreciation of Greek and Latin and other early languages. Can include cinematic adaptations.

Conference Web-Site: https://call-for-papers.sas.upenn.edu/cfp/2019/09/30/17th-annual-tolkien-conference-at-university-of-vermont