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Exploring J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit: Thursday September 20, 1-2 p.m.

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On the eve of the 75th anniversary of the publication of J.R.R. Tolkien’s “The Hobbit” and with the highly-anticipated December release of Peter Jackson’s film based on the novel, Washington College English professor Corey Olsen considers the original text and why the tale has endured and appeals to so many people.



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The Hobbit

I read The Hobbit for the first time in my late twenties. I was sad when I finished it because I'd never again have the joy of reading it for the first time. We all love stories of everyday folks doing extraordinary things. Ivi in Perry Hall

 

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