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  • Eleanor Farrell
    Tolkien Programming at Marquette University NOVEMBER 21, 2002 Illustrating and Annotating The Hobbit A presentation by author Douglas A. Anderson 3:00-4:30,
    Message 1 of 2 , Nov 6, 2002
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      Tolkien Programming at Marquette University
      NOVEMBER 21, 2002

      "Illustrating and Annotating The Hobbit"
      A presentation by author Douglas A. Anderson

      3:00-4:30, NOVEMBER 21, 2002
      ROOM 227, ALUMNI MEMORIAL UNION
      1442 W. WISCONSIN AVENUE
      Marquette University Libraries is pleased to present an informal and
      entertaining look at The Hobbit, the beloved children's novel by
      J.R.R. Tolkien. Douglas A. Anderson will offer a slide presentation
      about his research on Bilbo Baggins, Gandalf, Smaug, and the cast
      from 1937 novel. Anderson is the author The Annotated Hobbit
      (Houghton Mifflin), originally published in 1988 and recently
      expanded and revised. A question and answer session will follow the
      presentation. The new edition of The Annotated Hobbit, along with
      other titles about J.R.R. Tolkien, will also be available for sale at
      the event. Marquette University Libraries' Department of Special
      Collections and Archives has organized the program, with additional
      support from the Libraries' Colloquium Committee.

      http://www.marquette.edu/library/collections/archives/News/anderson.html

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    • Sheila
      A very cool PBS show, MythQuest is out for kids. It introduces to different myths from differetn cultures. Show Synopsis: MythQuest is a high-end series for
      Message 2 of 2 , Nov 7, 2002
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        A very cool PBS show, MythQuest is out for kids. It
        introduces to different myths from differetn cultures.

        Show Synopsis:

        MythQuest is a high-end series for kids and their
        families. Utilizing the latest in computer graphic
        imaging technology combined with live action drama,
        this cutting edge fantasy series plays out the myths
        visited in a real and captivating way.

        The thirteen hour-long dramas feature contemporary
        teens Alex and Cleo Bellows as they cross into a
        cyberworld of mythic imagination. Episode by episode,
        they pit themselves against the epic creatures and
        dark forces which have driven humankind. In the
        process, they discover that their fantastic quest to
        locate their missing father is tied to the fate of
        civilization as we know it. As viewers young and old
        experience Alex and Cleo's adventures, they also learn
        some of the world's greatest myths from Greek,
        Egyptian, Aztec, Nordic, Celtic, Native American and
        other civilizations.

        From the show's site - http://www.mythquest.com/

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