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presented by Kelly Orazi Can you tell us a little about yourself? I’m Seikaiha. Sorry for not giving you my real name here. Seikaiha is my online nickname. Using a real name online makes me uncomfortable. If you happen to be taking An Introduction to Anglo-Saxon class this semester, you can find me, only one […]
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by Katherine Sas The next book in the Mythgard Academy series – as chosen by donors to the Mythgard Institute – is Susanna Clarke’s acclaimed Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell. Though published over a decade ago in 2004, Time magazine’s #1 Book of the Year, winner of the Hugo and Mythopoeic Awards (among others), and Man Booker […]
It’s a new month, and there are lots of ways to stay involved with Mythgard. Here are a few of them! Fall Classes Fall classes began last week, but it’s not too late to sign up. Registrations for The Force of Star Wars, Introduction to Anglo-Saxon and Tolkien’s Wars and Middle-earth are open through September 6. […]
by Dominic J. Nardi, Jr. Armada, Ernest Cline. Crown Publishers, 2015. In 2011, Ernest Cline’s Ready Player One became a bestseller by capturing the gestalt of geek culture. For a generation that grew up during the 1980s and is rapidly approaching middle age (myself included), the book felt like a tribute to our collective nostalgia. […]
With classes at Mythgard Institute starting in less than a week, I reached out to the lecturers for our fall courses – Amy H. Sturgis, John Garth and Nelson Goering – with some questions about what we can expect to find in their classes. In this interview, Prof. Goering provides some additional thoughts about his class Introduction to […]
With classes at Mythgard Institute starting in less than two weeks, I reached out to the lecturers for our fall courses – Amy H. Sturgis, John Garth and Nelson Goering – with some questions about what we can expect to find in their classes. In this interview, Prof. Garth provides some additional thoughts about his class Tolkien’s Wars and […]
Season 1 of the Silmarillion Film Project kicks off on Friday August 14th and runs through Friday March 25, 2016. All episodes are scheduled from 10 am to noon Eastern time. There is one registration link to rule them all, so sign up once for the entire season. You will receive email reminders of upcoming episodes, […]