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The Tolkien Professor

Corey Olsen

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The Tolkien Professor podcast is a series of lectures, discussions, and seminars on the works of J.R.R. Tolkien by Corey Olsen, Assistant Professor of English at Washington College in Maryland. Find me on Facebook at "The Tolkien Professor," on Twitter at @tolkienprof, or at my website at www.tolkienprofessor.com. I have also begun a grand new venture: the Mythgard Institute, offering courses on Tolkien studies for credit at the MA level, or just for fun! Join us at www.mythgard.org.

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298: Fantasy Casting for the Silmarillion Film Project

December 26th, 2015

Episode 298 of 325 episodes

This bonus SilmFilm discussion occurred as part of the Signum University Annual Fund Campaign Halloween Extravaganza in the fall of 2015. Dr. Corey Olsen and Trish Lambert—two-thirds of the SilmFilm podcast co-host team—led discussion about some sure-to-be-controversial fantasy casting discussions for the (purely theoretical) Silmarillion Film Project. There is plenty of fun, speculation and debate to go around. The Simarillion Film Project, Mythgard Academy, and other free events and series that we offer free to the public are funded by tax-deductible donations. Please consider donating by going to http://www.signumuniversity.org and clicking on the “Donate” link at the top of the fast links box.

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