Archive for: J.R.R. Tolkien

Adventure, Small As Life

Tolkien’s The Hobbit

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Jailers Hate Escapism: Epic Fantasy as Subversive Literature

Epic Fantasy, conservatism, and realism.

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The Good Boromir

Peter Jackson and Sean Bean beat Tolkien.

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Frodo, Drama Queen

Peter Jackson is too twitchy to care for Frodo.

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The 3-D Gave Me a Headache and Seven More Complaints about The Hobbit

The film goes ever on.

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The Genocide Against the Orcs

Some more comments on Hobbits and violence.

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Hobbit Tunes

If you’re going on the quest, best make sure you have the right quest music. Tolkien songs are always reliable for any quest involving lots of walking. “The Road Goes Ever On” from The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien Roads go ever ever on, Over rock and under tree, By caves where never sun has shone, […]

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