Wayne and Christina lecture announced
- Just ran across this note in the press:
Sunday January 13, 2008
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Distinguished Lecture Series
Eighteen Main Street
Lenox MA 01240
Location: Sedgwick Reading Room
Contact: Denis J. Lesieur 413-637-2630 dlesieur@...
Christina Scull & Wayne Hammond on Mastering Middle-earth: Adventures in
Scholarship with J.R.R. Tolkien
Christina Scull was born in England where she received a degree from London
University in art history. From 1971 to 1995 she was the Librarian of Sir John
Soane's Museum, London. She immigrated to the United State in 1995 and is an
independent researcher and writer.
Wayne G. Hammond is Assistant Librarian in the Chapin Library, which holds rare
books and manuscripts, at Williams College in Williamstown - a position he has
held for over thirty years. He is also a scholar, author and print designer.
Christina Scull and Wayne Hammond, who are wife and husband, have collaborated
on several publications about Tolkien, including The J.R.R. Tolkien Companion
and Guide, a book on Tolkien's illustrations and a reader's guide to The Lord
of the Rings.
ADMISSION: $15 for each lecture or $50 for the entire four lecture series
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