That’s What I’m Tolkien About
The Silmarillion - Chapter 15: Of the Noldor in Beleriand (with Lark of Hashtag Ruthless Productions)

The Silmarillion - Chapter 15: Of the Noldor in Beleriand (with Lark of Hashtag Ruthless Productions)

June 28, 2022

Being the one hundred and fifty-fifth episode in which Lark shares the importance of fan activism, MC does a terrible recap of the Feanor drama, and the kinslaying awkwardly comes up.

That's What I'm Tolkien About is a proud member of WBNE. For more information, go to https://wbne.org/  

 

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Mary Clay:

Twitter - www.twitter.com/mcwattsup 

Instagram - www.instagram.com/mcturndownforwatt 

 

Lark:

Fan Organizer Coalition - https://fandomforward.org/coalition

Hashtag Ruthless Productions - https://hashtagruthless.com/ 

The Gay Pirate Podcast - https://hashtagruthless.com/thegaypiratepodcast

Twitter - https://twitter.com/thegaylyprophet 

 

Resources, Articles, Etc. -

Fandom Forward - https://fandomforward.org/ 

Race in LOTR and Tolkien’s Works: https://docs.google.com/document/d/11ExziJbBteK8eJn9xgrjm17P23Vg_Ucm8rAyYAkm9yc/edit 

Potterless: Anti-Semitism in Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, and Fantasy w/ Eric Silver - https://www.potterlesspodcast.com/episode-161 

Queer and Back Again with Reverend Tom Emanuel

Queer and Back Again with Reverend Tom Emanuel

June 21, 2022

Being the one hundred and fifty-fourth episode in which we recover from the map chapter, there is more than one way to be a human, and Sam is our bisexual short king.

 

Trigger Warnings: potential religious trauma, brief mentions of sexual assault and child abuse 

 

That's What I'm Tolkien About is a proud member of WBNE. For more information, go to https://wbne.org/  

 

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Cover art by Vashaun Brandon - https://www.instagram.com/vashaundesigns/ 

 

Mary Clay:

Twitter - www.twitter.com/mcwattsup 

Instagram - www.instagram.com/mcturndownforwatt 

 

Tom:

Twitter - https://twitter.com/RealTomEmanuel

 

Resources, Articles, Etc. -

Queer Readings of LOTR by Molly Ostertag - https://www.polygon.com/lord-of-the-rings/22550950/sam-frodo-queer-romance-lord-of-the-rings-tolkien-quotes

Diverse Tolkien - https://twitter.com/DiverseTolkien 

Race in LOTR and Tolkien’s Works: https://docs.google.com/document/d/11ExziJbBteK8eJn9xgrjm17P23Vg_Ucm8rAyYAkm9yc/edit 

Potterless: Anti-Semitism in Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, and Fantasy w/ Eric Silver - https://www.potterlesspodcast.com/episode-161

The Silmarillion - Chapter 14: Of Beleriand and its Realms (with Silmaremily)

The Silmarillion - Chapter 14: Of Beleriand and its Realms (with Silmaremily)

June 14, 2022

Being the one hundred and fifty-third episode in which the Silmarillion is actually awful, words become meaningless, and maps mean nothing.

 

That's What I'm Tolkien About is a proud member of WBNE. For more information, go to https://wbne.org/  

 

The Show:

Twitter - www.twitter.com/tolkienaboutpod

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Cover art by Vashaun Brandon - https://www.instagram.com/vashaundesigns/ 

 

Mary Clay:

Twitter - www.twitter.com/mcwattsup 

Instagram - www.instagram.com/mcturndownforwatt 

 

Emily:

TikTok - https://www.tiktok.com/@silmaremily 

Twitter -  https://twitter.com/silmaremily 

Resources, Articles, Etc. -

Interactive Map of Beleriand - http://lotrproject.com/map/beleriand/#

Voice of Geekdom - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DmxMQ3uehyc 

TolkienGateWay Summary - https://tolkiengateway.net/wiki/Of_Beleriand_and_its_Realms 

Race in LOTR and Tolkien’s Works: https://docs.google.com/document/d/11ExziJbBteK8eJn9xgrjm17P23Vg_Ucm8rAyYAkm9yc/edit 

Potterless: Anti-Semitism in Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, and Fantasy w/ Eric Silver - https://www.potterlesspodcast.com/episode-161

The Silmarillion - Chapters 12 & 13 (with Digital Tolkien Project)

The Silmarillion - Chapters 12 & 13 (with Digital Tolkien Project)

June 7, 2022

Being the one hundred and fifty-second episode in which the men arrive but they’re not really important, there are consequences for Feanor, and kinslaying is conveniently forgotten.

 

That's What I'm Tolkien About is a proud member of WBNE. For more information, go to https://wbne.org/  

 

The Show:

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Cover art by Vashaun Brandon - https://www.instagram.com/vashaundesigns/ 

 

Mary Clay:

Twitter - www.twitter.com/mcwattsup 

Instagram - www.instagram.com/mcturndownforwatt 

 

James:

Digital Tolkien Project - digitaltolkien.com

Twitter - https://twitter.com/jtauber   

 

Resources, Articles, Etc. - 

Race in LOTR and Tolkien’s Works: https://docs.google.com/document/d/11ExziJbBteK8eJn9xgrjm17P23Vg_Ucm8rAyYAkm9yc/edit 

Potterless: Anti-Semitism in Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, and Fantasy w/ Eric Silver - https://www.potterlesspodcast.com/episode-161 

The Silmarillion - Chapter 11: Of the Sun and Moon and the Hiding of Valinor (with Shawn of the Prancing Pony Podcast)

The Silmarillion - Chapter 11: Of the Sun and Moon and the Hiding of Valinor (with Shawn of the Prancing Pony Podcast)

May 31, 2022

Being the one hundred and fiftieth episode in which Pink Floyd and Tolkien have more in common than you think, space makes our heads hurt, and the Valar might be terrible.

 

That's What I'm Tolkien About is a proud member of WBNE. For more information, go to https://wbne.org/  

 

The Show:

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Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/tolkienaboutpod/ 

Cover art by Vashaun Brandon - https://www.instagram.com/vashaundesigns/ 

 

Mary Clay:

Twitter - www.twitter.com/mcwattsup 

Instagram - www.instagram.com/mcturndownforwatt 

 

Shawn:

Twitter - https://twitter.com/ShawnEMarchese 

The Prancing Pony - https://theprancingponypodcast.com/ 

Rings of Power Wrap Up - https://www.ringswrapup.com/  

 

Resources, Articles, Etc. - 

Race in LOTR and Tolkien’s Works: https://docs.google.com/document/d/11ExziJbBteK8eJn9xgrjm17P23Vg_Ucm8rAyYAkm9yc/edit 

Potterless: Anti-Semitism in Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, and Fantasy w/ Eric Silver - https://www.potterlesspodcast.com/episode-161 

The Silmarillion - Chapter 10: Of the Sindar (with CritiqueGeek)

The Silmarillion - Chapter 10: Of the Sindar (with CritiqueGeek)

May 23, 2022

Being the one hundred and fiftieth episode in which we forget everything we’ve read so far, the dwarves and elves are pals, and girdles are weird.

 

That's What I'm Tolkien About is a proud member of WBNE. For more information, go to https://wbne.org/  

 

The Show:

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Cover art by Vashaun Brandon - https://www.instagram.com/vashaundesigns/ 

 

Mary Clay:

Twitter - www.twitter.com/mcwattsup 

Instagram - www.instagram.com/mcturndownforwatt 

 

Amber:

Twitter - https://www.tiktok.com/@critiquegeek

Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/critiquegeek/ 

 

Resources, Articles, Etc. - 

Race in LOTR and Tolkien’s Works: https://docs.google.com/document/d/11ExziJbBteK8eJn9xgrjm17P23Vg_Ucm8rAyYAkm9yc/edit 

Potterless: Anti-Semitism in Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, and Fantasy w/ Eric Silver - https://www.potterlesspodcast.com/episode-161 

The Silmarillion - Chapter 9: Of the Flight of the Noldor - Part 2 (with the Voice of Geekdom)

The Silmarillion - Chapter 9: Of the Flight of the Noldor - Part 2 (with the Voice of Geekdom)

May 17, 2022

Being the one hundred and forty-ninth episode in which Feanor is back on his BS. That’s it. That’s the whole tweet.

 

That's What I'm Tolkien About is a proud member of WBNE. For more information, go to https://wbne.org/  

 

The Show:

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Cover art by Vashaun Brandon - https://www.instagram.com/vashaundesigns/ 

 

Mary Clay:

Twitter - www.twitter.com/mcwattsup 

Instagram - www.instagram.com/mcturndownforwatt 

 

Dan:

YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/VoiceofGeekdom 

Twitter - https://twitter.com/VoiceOfGeek

 

Resources, Articles, Etc. - 

Race in LOTR and Tolkien’s Works: https://docs.google.com/document/d/11ExziJbBteK8eJn9xgrjm17P23Vg_Ucm8rAyYAkm9yc/edit 

Potterless: Anti-Semitism in Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, and Fantasy w/ Eric Silver - https://www.potterlesspodcast.com/episode-161 

The Silmarillion - Chapter 9: Of the Flight of the Noldor - Part 1 (with the Voice of Geekdom)

The Silmarillion - Chapter 9: Of the Flight of the Noldor - Part 1 (with the Voice of Geekdom)

May 10, 2022

Being the one hundred and forty-eighth episode in which Finwe needs a backbone, Ungoliant disappears, and we’re telling scary stories around a fire at elf summer camp.

 

That's What I'm Tolkien About is a proud member of WBNE. For more information, go to https://wbne.org/  

 

The Show:

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Cover art by Vashaun Brandon - https://www.instagram.com/vashaundesigns/ 

 

Mary Clay:

Twitter - www.twitter.com/mcwattsup 

Instagram - www.instagram.com/mcturndownforwatt 

 

Dan:

YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/VoiceofGeekdom 

Twitter - https://twitter.com/VoiceOfGeek

 

 

Resources, Articles, Etc. - 

Race in LOTR and Tolkien’s Works: https://docs.google.com/document/d/11ExziJbBteK8eJn9xgrjm17P23Vg_Ucm8rAyYAkm9yc/edit 

Potterless: Anti-Semitism in Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, and Fantasy w/ Eric Silver - https://www.potterlesspodcast.com/episode-161 

The Silmarillion - Chapter 8: Of the Darkening of Valinor (with Dr. Sara Brown)

The Silmarillion - Chapter 8: Of the Darkening of Valinor (with Dr. Sara Brown)

May 3, 2022

Being the one hundred and forty-seventh episode in which Ungoliant is the OG girlboss, Feanor continues being a teenager, and it’s not a good day for Tulkas (or really anyone).

 

That's What I'm Tolkien About is a proud member of WBNE. For more information, go to https://wbne.org/  

 

The Show:

Twitter - www.twitter.com/tolkienaboutpod

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Cover art by Vashaun Brandon - https://www.instagram.com/vashaundesigns/ 

 

Mary Clay:

Twitter - www.twitter.com/mcwattsup 

Instagram - www.instagram.com/mcturndownforwatt 

 

Sara:

Twitter - https://twitter.com/AranelParmadil

Website - sarabrown.academia.edu

Signum University lectures - https://www.youtube.com/c/SignumUniversity 

 

Resources, Articles, Etc. - 

Race in LOTR and Tolkien’s Works: https://docs.google.com/document/d/11ExziJbBteK8eJn9xgrjm17P23Vg_Ucm8rAyYAkm9yc/edit 

Potterless: Anti-Semitism in Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, and Fantasy w/ Eric Silver - https://www.potterlesspodcast.com/episode-161 

The Silmarillion - Chapter 7: Of the Silmarils and the Unrest of the Noldor (with Reverend Tom Emanuel)

The Silmarillion - Chapter 7: Of the Silmarils and the Unrest of the Noldor (with Reverend Tom Emanuel)

April 26, 2022

Being the one hundred and forty-sixth episode in which the high school AU just writes itself, Melkor is peak Regina George, and things get worse from here.

 

That's What I'm Tolkien About is a proud member of WBNE. For more information, go to https://wbne.org/  

 

The Show:

Twitter - www.twitter.com/tolkienaboutpod

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Merch - https://bit.ly/3yELYc3 

Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/tolkienaboutpod/ 

Cover art by Vashaun Brandon - https://www.instagram.com/vashaundesigns/ 

 

Mary Clay:

Twitter - www.twitter.com/mcwattsup 

Instagram - www.instagram.com/mcturndownforwatt 

 

Tom:

Twitter - https://twitter.com/RealTomEmanuel   

 

Resources, Articles, Etc. - 

Race in LOTR and Tolkien’s Works: https://docs.google.com/document/d/11ExziJbBteK8eJn9xgrjm17P23Vg_Ucm8rAyYAkm9yc/edit 

Potterless: Anti-Semitism in Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, and Fantasy w/ Eric Silver - https://www.potterlesspodcast.com/episode-161

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