Highlights

30. October 2019

Protective magic in real life

In my lecture I would like to inform the audience at MagicCon 4 about how magical influences in real life can make themselves felt on the […]
12. November 2019

Yet again the Ring*Choir

Hardly any film works without its soundtrack. The music adds as much to the story as the visual plot and it can stir deep emotions in […]
12. November 2019

SDCC for beginners!

How can I buy a ticket? Where should I sleep? What can I experience on site? How do I get to hall H? What should I […]
14. November 2019

Recycling in Middle Earth

Where Tolkien copied himself As soon as a new fantasy novel appears, there is at least one person who posts on the Internet: “Uh, that’s all […]
15. November 2019

The controversial Tolkien

The literary work of J. R. R. Tolkien, especially his best-known book The Lord of the Rings, is widely loved and admired on the one hand, […]
15. November 2019

Detectives under Elbs?

“Urban Fantasy” detective stories and what they have to do with Tolkien. No Elbs, no Orcs, no dwarves, no Hobbits, but instead elves, werewolves and rivers. […]
16. November 2019

Bad Girls…

The story shows many rebels who stood up to all resistance and went their own way, like pirates, warriors and women who fought with martial arts […]
16. November 2019

The wonderful world of Magic

Comparison of different types of magic in the literature Swish and weave, formae, canalization, spiritual journey, divine intervention, extended communication or just storytelling… So far there […]
17. November 2019

The Peoples of ME in the Ring War

In The Lord of the Rings by J. R. R. Tolkien there are members of very different peoples of Middle Earth. First one encounters the Hobbits […]
17. November 2019

Grenzgänger

“Grenzgänger – auf der Suche nach dem Flüstern” (Border crossers – in search of whispering) is my second book that is at home in the field […]