Booker Prize-winning author Marlon James visited Pembroke on Tuesday, the 26th February 2019, to deliver the seventh-annual JRR Tolkien Lecture on Fantasy Literature, entitled ‘Our Myths, Our Selves’.
A few photos from the event:
Tor have published a print version of V.E. Schwab’s 2018 Tolkien Lecture, ‘In Search of Doors’. Read it here.
We are delighted to announce that Terri Windling will be delivering the fourth-annual Tolkien Lecture at Pembroke College, Oxford.
The lecture will take place at 6.30pm on Thursday, 26th May, at the Pichette Auditorium, Pembroke College. Admission is free. Please register for a ticket here.
Terri Windling is a writer, editor, and artist specialising in fantasy literature and mythic arts. She has published over forty books, winning nine World Fantasy Awards, the Mythopoeic Award, the Bram Stoker Award, and placing on the short lists for the Tiptree and Shirley Jackson Awards. She received the S.F.W.A. Solstice Award in 2010 for ‘outstanding contributions to the speculative fiction field as a writer, editor, artist, educator, and mentor’. Her work has been translated into French, German, Spanish, Italian, Czech, Russian, Turkish, Korean, and Japanese. She has served on the boards of the Interstitial Arts Foundation and the Mythic Imagination Institute (U.S.), and is currently a member of the advisory board for the Sussex Centre for Folklore, Fairy Tales, and Fantasy at the University of Chichester.
Find out more about our speaker on her website.
If you have any questions about the upcoming lecture, please contact us here.