Newsletter #2  – Why Iron Age Finland?

Explaining requires some personal history. In the late 90’s as a Tolkienite, I had decried the effort to bring The Lord of the Rings to screens. (‘Loudly’ my husband reminds me. “Vociferously.”) How could any movie capture the epic settings, cultures, languages, poetry of Tolkien’s masterpiece? My husband went to see Fellowship in the theater….