Due to changes in URLs the most current links to various Middle-earth Talk Radio episodes are being maintained at Xenite.Org’s Middle-earth Talk Radio category.
Actually, it’s been online for several days. I was at a conference this week and just haven’t been able to catch up on everything I’m supposed to be doing.
You can download Middle-earth Talk Radio Episode 25: May 31, 2010 here.
Duration:56 minutes 36 seconds
Filesize:77.7 MB (81,516,322 bytes)
Opening Music: “She Walks in Beauty” from the album Elementaria
- Thank you to all the military veterans who make it possible for us to have the freedom we have.
- Big news – Del Toro resigns as director for The Hobbit movies, now what?
- theonering.net “slashdotted” and the “slashdot effect”
- Peter Jackson’s old Zombie gory spoof movie “Dead Alive”
- Are there zombies in Middle-earth in his books?
- What makes a zombie a zombie?
- The Hobbit play in Norwich Theater – Roy Marsden
- Another Hobbit play in Liverpool at the Empire
- Terry Goodkind’s “Sword of Truth” Series, “Legend of the Seeker”, David Eddings Belgariad
- Books vs. eBooks vs. PDFs
- Civilization III vs. Civ IV (Michael thinks Civ IV “sucks”)
- Harvard courses on Tolkien available online, Mark Zender Ph.D., how Tolkien uses language in storytelling
- British Petroleum Gulf Oil Spill
- Adventuring in the Second Age of Middle-earth
- Yahoo Fan Modules Group
- The Numenor Project
- The Numenor Project First Contact Series
- Classical civilization vs. medieval civilization for Middle-earth settings
- No Inns?
- Area later known as Andrast, peninsula in what would be far western Gondor many centuries later.
- Primitive early Men prior to the Numenoreans helping raise them from the darkness.
- Orcs and their daylight and night vision
- Story of Tal-Elmar …. Part IV of Peoples of Middle-earth
- A real palace that could be considered “Elvish” in design according to Michael (make this image for news announcements)
- How role playing games encourages research
- Second Age 1200 to 1600
- When would precursor/proto-hobbits first appear and where
Closing Music: “Métima Lenda (Final Journey)”from the album Elementaria
You can download and listen to ALL episodes of Middle-earth Talk Radio at the official Middle-earth Talk Radio Website http://www.middleearthtalk.com/ (and why didn’t he include “radio” in the URL? — who knows?).