Beowulf Through Tolkien

Beowulf Through Tolkien

Explore Tolkien’s lifelong fascination with the tale of Beowulf...

Science Fiction Part II

Science Fiction, Part II

Dr. Amy H. Sturgis is back for the second half of her course on Sci-Fi....

Watership Down Banner

Watership Down

Hop along with Mythgard Academy this winter....


Free Course on Dune

Bring your stillsuit: Mythgard Academy heads to Arrakis....

The Book of Lost Tales

Tolkien: Lost Tales, Part I

The Mythgard Academy starts into the History of Middle Earth series!

Ender's Game

Ender’s Game

The latest, free Mythgard Academy course is here....


Free Course: Unfinished Tales

Study the Unfinished Tales of Númenor and Middle-earth at Mythgard Academy…...

Spring 2015 Courses


  • 3 New SF/Fantasy CFPs

    Here are new Calls for Papers of potential interest to Mythgardians. 1. Ambivalent Ambiguities: Depictions of Race in Young Adult Dystopian and Science Fiction (for more information: 2. The Once and Future Antiquity: Classical Traditions in Science Fiction and Fantasy (for more information: 3. Alchemy in Harry Potter (for more information:

    Posted on January 29, 2015 Comments Off
  • Dr. Sturgis offers free weekend lecture series

    This Spring, Mythgard’s own Dr. Amy H. Sturgis is offering a two-weekend lecture series (March 28-29 and April 11-12) free of charge to undergraduates and graduate students from any institution. Hotel accommodation in Asheville, NC and catering is included. Explore the dystopian tradition a stone’s throw away from the filming sites of The Hunger Games! Learn more at

    Posted on January 29, 2015 Comments Off
  • Riddles in the Dark the Epilog

    Join Corey, Dave, and Trish as they run through the full list of riddles and conundra from Year 3. Any controversial items will be tabled for a follow-on episode.

    Posted on January 21, 2015 Comments Off