0228 – Tolkien’s Modern Reading – Dr. Holly Ordway

watch a video of this episode On episode 228, we’re joined by Dr. Holly Ordway for a discussion of her new book Tolkien’s Modern Reading, a fresh examination of Tolkien’s reading habits and views with respect to modernity. Join us! The executive producers of this episode are Kaitlyn of Tea With Tolkien, Liis U, Andrew […]

0227 – Tea with Tolkien 2021

Tea with Tolkien interview on The Tolkien Road 2021

watch a video of this episode On episode 227, we’re joined by Kaitlyn Facista of Tea with Tolkien for a discussion of Hobbit Parties, Silmarillion Book Clubs, Middle-earth lore, and all things Tolkien. Join us! The executive producers of this episode are Kaitlyn of Tea With Tolkien, Liis U, and Andrew T.  RELATED EPISODES 0113 […]

0217 – A Tolkien (& Lewis & Rowling) Tour!

On this episode we are psyched to be discussing an upcoming Tolkien Tour of England and Scotland! We are joined by writer and tour leader Solomon Schmidt, who will tell us all about the Tolkien tour he has planned for the Summer of 2021! By the way, this is also a Lewis and Rowling tour, […]

0202 – Abiding the Long Defeat feat. Conor Sweeney

“I do not expect ‘history’ to be anything but a ‘long defeat’ – though it contains (and in a legend may contain more clearly and movingly) some samples or glimpses of final victory.” – Tolkien, 1956 Enjoy this episode? Leave us a tip to show your appreciation! A discussion of Tolkien’s idea of the long […]

Greta & John on the Card Talk Podcast!

Tolkien Road Podcast Card talk Podcast Lord of the Rings the Card Game

Hey there Tolkien Road listeners! Recently, we were guests on Card Talk, a podcast completely focused on Lord of the Rings: The Card Game. We had a blast, and we think this is a podcast you should definitely be following, so we figured we’d share it on our feed to help spread the word. Enjoy […]

John’s Interview on Tolkien with Catholic Studies Academy

I was recently interviewed by Dr. Ben Smith of Catholic Studies Academy on “Philosophical and Theological Themes in Tolkien”. It was a great discussion! You can listen to the episode here. Better yet, you can subscribe to the Catholic Studies Academy podcast on your preferred app. Enjoy!!! Originally released: 10/30/2018. If you like The Tolkien Road, […]

0113 – Tea With Tolkien: An Interview with Kaitlyn Facista

Concerning Tea With Tolkien, from hobbitish hearts to travelogues for Tolkienites… On this episode we interview superfan Kaitlyn Facista of TeaWithTolkien.com about the various ways in which she is building community amongst Tolkienites. Originally released: 7/10/2017. Talking Tolkien is now known as The Tolkien Road. If you like The Tolkien Road, you can support us for only $1 […]