Tag Archive: Tolkien

“WORLD’S BIGGEST TOLKIEN/HOBBIT FAN”

“WORLD’S BIGGEST TOLKIEN/HOBBIT FAN” By Yavanna Kementari. A Google search recognises Brisbane based Peter Kenny as one of the “World’s biggest Tolkien/Hobbit fans”. https://www.google.com.au/#q=world’s+biggest+Tolkien+fan Peter is a kindred spirit who aims to share his wonderful knowledge of the Tolkien Universe through presentations, stories, songs and his many and varied resources.   He is currently seeking sponsors,…

Messages from the Brisbane Tolkien Fellowship

Brisbane Tolkien Fellowship Mission To create a greater awareness and appreciation of all J.R.R. Tolkien’s works and all that is associated with his world. To meet people with similar interests and to develop relationships. To create social events to bring people together with friends and family. To create events where people can share, knowledge, skills and…

The Road to Middle-earth – A profile of Peter Kenny

The Road to Middle-earth. Peter Kenny, who has been reading and studying J.R.R.R Tolkien’s writings for several years, has become a creative and innovative Middle-earth presenter, collector and exhibitor. “The Road goes ever on and on Down from the door where it began. Now far ahead the Road has gone, And I must follow, if…

John Ronald Reuel Tolkien

  John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (1892-1973) was a major scholar of the English language, specialising in Old and Middle English. Twice Professor of Anglo-Saxon (Old English) at the University of Oxford, he also wrote a number of stories, including most famously The Hobbit (1937) and The Lord of the Rings (1954-1955), which are set in…

BTF Meeting: May 20th 2012

BRISBANE TOLKIEN APPRECIATION ASSOCIATION MEETING Join Fellow Fans of Professor J.R.R. Tolkien’s Works at our Next Meeting. The meeting format: Turn up, greet, get acquainted, buy coffee and cake, And catch up on all Tolkienish things. Please bring along anything you would like to share. Discussions and Readings of Tolkien’s Works News and Views on…

TOLKIEN READING DAY: MARCH 25.

Proudfoot visits Library to celebrate Tolkien Reading Day. Today Proudfoot heads to the Indooroopilly Library with a copy of “The Hobbit” and other items to share Tolkien Reading Day with interested fans. He is also taking with him new lights to add to The Hobbit Hole, which is currently on display there. After the lights…