Thursday, 30 December
747. Tolkien Our Contemporary
1:45–3:00 p.m., Grand Ballroom Salon J, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Conference on Christianity and Literature
Presiding: Ralph C. Wood, Baylor Univ.
1. “Tolkien and the Other: Gender and Race in Middle-Earth,” Jane Chance, Rice Univ.
2. “Tolkien as Preservationist,” Charles A. Huttar, Hope Coll.
3. “Tolkien’s Postmodernism,” Ralph C. Wood