50 years WHEN? (was Re: Deadline for current price?)
- --- In email@example.com, jchristopher@t... wrote:
> I have been told by a friend that the current price for membershipWhat happened to 1954 in the Tolkien calendar of publication events?
> in The Tolkien Society's "TOLKIEN 2005: The Ring Goes Ever On"
> conference will rise from $53 to some higher price at the end of
> this month. We voted to combine Mythcon with their conference on
> the 50th anniversary of _The Lord of the Rings_, so I think anyone
> who is planning to go in 2005--if I'm informed correctly about the
> price rise--might want to get his or her money in. (I'm not
> certain if Lynn Maudlin, who is our laison person with The Tolkien
> Society, subscribes to this list.)
Apparently the fiftieth anniversary is being marked from publication
of the final volume?
Why not a year-long celebration from 2004 to 2005?