“The Road goes ever on and on: Commemorating J.R.R. Tolkien (1892-1973)” sets to celebrate the works of Tolkien, 50 years after the author’s death. It will bring together scholars, fans, and enthusiasts to explore the rich and complex world of Middle-earth, as well as Tolkien’s wider literary and cultural legacy. In addition to the keynote speeches, the conference will also offer a range of other activities and events. These will include an exhibition, a trivia quiz, a tabletop Roleplaying session, film showings, round tables, and vocal performances accompanied by readings from The Hobbit and The Lord of The Rings.
Place: Amphitheatre III (Room A201) at the School of Arts and Humanities, University of Lisbon
Date: May 23rd-26th
Streaming: The event will be streamed online via Zoom. You may join through this link.
- Meeting ID: 943 0878 3278
- Access code: 66270
You can find the conference’s full program here.