The Tolkien Road

A podcast about Middle-earth and all things Tolkien.

0008 – Evan Palmer interview

We sit down with illustrator Evan Palmer of to discuss his graphic interpretation of Ainulindalë. It’s an illuminating interview for a fascinating work! You can find Evan’s work at

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Originally released: 2/26/2015.

Talking Tolkien is now known as The Tolkien Road.

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  • Grasp the book’s complex structure.
  • Become familiar with key plot points.
  • Visualize the changing world with simple maps.
  • Deepen your appreciation of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings.