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The Second Age of Middle-earth

July 2022 (2)

The Second Age of Middle-earth saw the rise and fall of Númenor, the rise and (apparent) fall of Sauron, and the creation of the Rings of Power. This course will look at the events of the Second Age with readings from LOTR (especially Appendix A and B), Unfinished Tales, and the Silmarillion. It will be of particular interest to people who want to know more about the Second Age to be ready for the Amazon Prime series LOTR: The Rings of Power starting in September 2022.

Required Texts

Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion, and Unfinished Tales.

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Days and Times

Section 2: Meeting Mondays and Wednesdays @7:00 PM (Eastern Time), starting July 4.

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