This month we have a reminder about Mythmoot, a report on Mythgard’s foray into LotRO, the first installment of “In Dembith Pengoldh” on J. R. R. Tolkien’s invented languages, an interview with Mythgard student Jenn Raimundo, reviews of “The Hobbit Party” and Series 8 of Doctor Who, along with our regular Shared Stories, Dates of Note and Old Words.
This issue of the Eagle provides a recap of the second Mythgard Academy Webathon, as well as a book review of The Serpent of Venice by David Maddock and some Old Words by Edgar Allan Poe. So sit back in your favorite comfy chair and enjoy.
Chock full of autumn goodness as well, this issue features Sørina Higgins’ announcement about the upcoming Mythgard Webathon; Jessica Rudmin’s overview of the recent conversation between Dr. Corey Olsen, Dr. Michael D. C. Drout and Chris Piersen about The Lord of the Rings Online, and Kelly Orazi’s interview with Anne Marie Gazzolo. We also have a review of Amy Pascale’s new Joss Whedon biography, information about the next free Mythgard Academy class, and a recap of Dr. Sturgis’ trip to A Long Expected Party 3.
This month we have a report from Dr. Amy H. Sturgis’ trip to Loncon 3, a reminiscence on the “Riddles in the Dark” podcast, and reviews of both Beowulf: A Translation and the current series of Doctor Who.
This month, Fall classes begin at Signum and The Eagle explores the upcoming classes with several professor interviews. Also included is an interview with Jef Murray, a book review of Tolkien in the New Century: Essays in Honor of Tom Shippey, and more!
This coming month, Signumites are traveling the globe to attend and present at popular fantasy and science conventions. Plus, registrations are now open for the fall term at Mythgard, the Mythmoot III conference and the next Mythgard Academy class.