0096 – The Lord of the Rings – Bk3 – Ch10 – The Voice of Saruman

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Concerning “The Voice of Saruman”, from Saruman’s semantics to Treebeard’s trust… Announcements & Correspondence – 1:00 Confronting Saruman – 21:00 Théoden’s Response – 42:00 Gandalf vs. Saruman – 48:00 Conversation with Treebeard – 1:13:00 Haiku Time – 1:18:00 Originally released: 1/28/2017. Talking Tolkien is now known as The Tolkien Road. If you like The Tolkien Road, you can support […]

0095 – The Lord of the Rings – Bk3 – Ch9 – Flotsam and Jetsam

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Concerning “Flotsam and Jetsam”, from longbottom leaf to enraged Ents… Announcements & Correspondence – 1:00 Longbottom Leaf – 13:00 Ents & Huorns – 26:00 The Order of Battle – 36:00 The Baptism of Isengard – 50:00 Wormtongue – 58:00 The Mystery of the Pipeweed – 1:01:00 Haiku Time – 1:03:00 Originally released: 1/21/2017. Talking Tolkien is now […]

0094 – The Lord of the Rings – Bk3 – Ch8 – The Road to Isengard Pt2

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Concerning “The Road to Isengard”, from mournful mists to happy hobbits… Announcements & Correspondence – 1:00 On the Road Again – 20:00 At the Isen Fords – 32:30 The Mist? Meanwhile… – 42:00 The Region of Isengard – 45:30 The Tower of Orthanc – 59:00 The Ring of Isengard – 1:05:30 Merry & Pippin – […]

0093 – The Lord of the Rings – Bk3 – Ch8 – The Road to Isengard Pt1

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Concerning “The Road to Isengard”, from wondrous woods to glittering caves… Announcements/Correspondence/etc – 1:00 Aftermath/The Mystery of the Trees – 21:00 To Isengard! – 28:00 Burying the Dead/The Dunlanders’ Fate – 32:30 The strange woods – 39:00 Gimli waxes poetic about the beautiful caves – 46:00 The legendary Ents – 1:02:30 Haiku time – 1:17:30 […]