Hannah A. Barton (@Hannahb1207) is a current MLitt Fantasy Literature student at the University of Glasgow. Her research concerns 21st century science fiction, fantasy, and weird fictions, the post-apocalypse, climate fictions, and ecocriticism.

What do Maps Mean to You?

#USSOBookHour Review: ‘Topophrenia and J.R.R. Tolkien’s Literary Cartography’ featuring Professor Robert. T. Tally Jr.

J.R.R. Tolkien—writer, philologist, and academic—best known as the author of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, is recognized by fantasy readers and scholars for his immersive world-building and detailed mapping of his secondary world, Middle-earth. In this Zoom BookHour, hosted by Jun Qiang of the University of York,… Continue reading