0102 – The Lord of the Rings – Bk4 – Ch2 – The Passage of the Marshes

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Concerning “The Passage of the Marshes”, from freaky fens to Smeagol split… Announcements & Correspondence – 1:00 Stuck between a marsh and a hard place… – 13:45 Gollum’s foibles – 17:00 Frodo’s doomed outlook – 27:00 The Dead Marshes – 40:00 The Rider – 48:00 The heavy Ring – 53:00 Gollum vs. Sméagol – 56:30 […]

0101 – The Lord of the Rings – Bk4 – Ch1 – The Taming of Sméagol

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Concerning “The Taming of Sméagol”, from rocky ravines to Gollum’s guarantees… On the road again… – 1:00 Frodo’s Regrets – 8:00 An All-Too-Familiar Voice – 20:00 Rope! – 29:30 Capturing Gollum – 37:00 Trusting Gollum? – 46:30 Haiku & Correspondence – 57:30 Originally released: 3/18/2017. Talking Tolkien is now known as The Tolkien Road. If you like The […]

0100 – Tolkien, the Universe, and Everything

Well, we’re back! It’s the long-awaited 100th episode, wherein we discuss where we’ve been, where we’re going, and why we started this thing in the first place. Originally released: 3/11/2017. Talking Tolkien is now known as The Tolkien Road. If you like The Tolkien Road, you can support us for only $1 per episode via Patreon!