Tag Archives: Dystopian Literature

Live from the Mythgard Institute!

Tomorrow, September 22nd, geeks around the world will celebrate Tolkien Day (or Hobbit Day, as it’s come to be known) in celebration of Bilbo and Frodo Baggins’ shared birthday. I will be participating in the festivities as part of the … Continue reading

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The First (Annual?) Mythgard Institute Webathon

The Mythgard Institute was founded in 2011 to bring rigorous, dynamic and interactive educational experiences to students around the world through the latest online course tools while also boasting challenging and engaging classes taught by world-class teachers and leading scholars … Continue reading

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Housekeeping

As the summer winds down, I’d like to take this opportunity to go over a few housekeeping items worth mentioning. Travis Prinzi, one of the leading Harry Potter scholars and proprietor of the Hog’s Head, kindly invited me to join the … Continue reading

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RIP, Ray Bradbury

“Walk carefully. Guard your health. If anything should happen to Harris, you are the Book of Ecclesiastes.” – Fahrenheit 451 Celebrities die all the time. This one, however, feels different for me. Ray Bradbury may be the first author who … Continue reading

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Links Miscellaneous #2

It’s time once again to share that randomness one encounters when surfing the internet. A few things of interest: “No harm in him: only needs a smack or so…”* Courtesy of The Tolkien Professor, the online journal Newser** reports that a … Continue reading

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