The Tolkien Road

A podcast about Middle-earth and all things Tolkien.

0004 – The Silmarillion – Ch01 – Of the Beginning of Days

On the 4th episode of the Talking Tolkien podcast, co-hosts John & Greta Carswell examine the 1st chapter of The Silmarillion proper, Of the Beginning of Days. Come get lost in Middle-earth and explore the history of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings!

Originally released: 2/17/2015.

Talking Tolkien is now known as The Tolkien Road.

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  • Grasp the book’s complex structure.
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