Episode 469

Other Minds and Hands, Episode 6


April 15th, 2022

1 hr 48 mins 23 secs

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About this Episode

Today we are joined by Tolkien scholar Robin Reid, to discuss different approaches to talking about race in Tolkien.

Other Minds and Hands: An Open and Friendly Discussion of Tolkien Adaptation, Episode 6,
recorded on April 6, 2022

Dr. Corey Olsen the Tolkien Professor
Dr. Maggie Parke

Episode guest:
Dr. Robin Anne Reid
Dreamwidth journal:
Her journal in Dreamwidth: https://ithiliana.dreamwidth.org/
Her open-access scholarship relating to the issues of race that might be of interest: arising out of the Racefail '09 events were an early attempt at a theme issue on race and fandom: https://journal.transformativeworks.o...
She has published several things with Journal of Tolkien Research--the most recent being on a work of fanfiction
And here are her four publications there: https://scholar.valpo.edu/do/search/?...

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More about the individual programs
Exploring the Lord of the Rings: a sentence-by-sentence journey through the text of Tolkien's epic fairy story https://mythgard.org/lotro/exlotr/
Mythgard Academy: in-depth seminars on fantasy, science fiction, and other speculative works https://mythgard.org/academy/
The Silmarillion Film Project/SilmFilm: a completely hypothetical discussion about what J.R.R. Tolkien’s Silmarillion would look like as a TV series https://mythgard.org/silmfilm/
Those recordings can be found on this Signum University Youtube channel as well as on our podcasts.
Other Minds and Hands and SilmFilm recordings are on the Tolkien Professor podcast.

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