So, You Want to Read Tolkien
By So, You Want to Read Tolkien
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Join Caitlin, Rachel and Emily as they read through Tolkien's main body of works. We will discuss his writings with a feminist view point and do our best to make the knowledge accessible to everyone, even if you don't want to read along.
||ExplicitEpisode 05: Jolkien Rolkien Rolkien Tolkien||ON this weeks episode Caitlin, Rachel and Emmy discuss Chapter 5: Of Feanor and the Unchaining of Melkor, and Chapter 6: Of the Silmarils and the Unrest of the Noldor, in their Silmarillion discussion. Characters Finwë – Ambassador/King of the Noldor||2/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 04: Netflix and Chill with Manwë||In this weeks episode of So, You Want to Read Tolkien, Rachel and Emily and Caitlin read Chapter 4: Of Thingol and Melian, and Chapter 5: Of Eldamar and the Princes of the Eldalië Chapter 4 Characters Thingol – Discussed in the previous chapter as||2/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 03: The Mental Health of Orcs||This week we discuss Chapter 2 and 3 of the Silmarillion, “Of Aulë and Yavanna” and “Of the Coming of the Elves and the Captivity of Melkor” Chapter 2 Characters: Aulë Yavanna Manwë Iluvatar Dwarves Ents Eagles Chapter 3 Characters and Refere||2/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 02: Chocolate and Beer||This week on So, You Want to Read Tolkien, we discuss Chapter One of Quenta Silmarillion: Of the Beginning of Days. Melkor and the true meaning of Christmas Tulkas and his laughter The Lamps go up, the Lamps come down. Trees!||1/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 01: Team Melkor!||On this weeks episode we discuss the Ainulindalë and the Valaquenta, the first two short stories in The Silmarillion. Is Ilúvatar just a really terrible dad? Sexism, ableims, and heteronormivity all in one chapter! Creation is created!||1/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 00: Good Ol’ Aragron||Welcome to the first episode of So, You Want to Read Tolkien, a podcast where your hosts guide you through the main works from J.R.R. Tolkien in a very friendly, open to all way. In this first episode, we introduce ourselves and how we hope to be bring.||1/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|