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Watership Down

Hop along with Mythgard Academy this winter....

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Companions in Fantasy

Discover the worlds of Lewis & Tolkien....

Science Fiction, Part I

Science Fiction, Part I

Strap in and explore the beginnings of the genre....

Roots of the Mountain

Fantasy Before Tolkien

Travel to the Roots of the Mountain this Fall....


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....

Fall 2014 Courses


  • REPLAY: Tolkien and Halloween

    Get yourself pumped up for Halloween by listening to The Tolkien Professor Corey Olsen, Dave Kale, Laura Berkholtz and George Naylor talk about the spooky side of Tolkien’s works. This was part of a day-long Halloween celebration sponsored by Middle-earth News in 2011. Download audio

    Posted on October 29, 2014 Comments Off
  • CFP: Short Stories for all-woman Lovecraft anthology

    She Walks in Shadows, the first all-woman Lovecraft anthology, will hold an open submissions period from November 15, 2014 to December 15, 2014. DO NOT SEND STUFF BEFORE THAT DATE. Submit short stories inspired by the work of Lovecraft that focus on a woman or female deity. It may be a character from Lovecraft’s work […]

    Posted on October 25, 2014 Comments Off
  • Riddles in the Dark Postgame Episode 3

    Audio Episode Video Version LEGO announced its sets for the third Hobbit movie. Predictably, Tolkien Professor Corey Olsen went to town on them with the support of co-hosts Dave Kale and Trish Lambert. Good times.

    Posted on October 21, 2014 Comments Off