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Eä Tolkien Society Meeting Notes for September 18th, 2021

by Hawke published Sep 19, 2021 11:50 PM, last modified Oct 16, 2021 12:16 PM
Ea Tolkien Society Smial, an official chapter of the U.K. Tolkien Society. Monthly meeting notes.

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Hi Hawke,

Here's the Notes for September 18, 2021.
Attended: Corey, Anthony, Sarah, Jeremiah, Gary

1. Brian read August Notes.
2. The Company drank a toast for Frodo and Bilbo's birthday!
2. Anthony read Letter 188
* discussion. author's intent. What gets lost? Sara shares example of
Strider's name in Italian. The troubles of translating fiction.
3. Corey read Letter 189
* When did you read LOTR for the first time? Discussion. Friendly debate
4. We read Letter 190
* discussion--the trouble of translating place-names. Tolkien gets angry
with his publisher.
5. Update on Amazon LOTR:
6. Our next meeting will be on Saturday, October 16, from 1-3 pm.


Next meeting: 1-3 pm PST8/PDT7, October 16th, 2021


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