Addresses the perennial question of J.R.R. Tolkien’s dislike for C.S. Lewis’s Narnia books, carefully analyzing numerous first- and second-hand accounts from biographies, interviews, and letters. A previously unpublished letter from Tolkien to Eileen Elgar adds a new and more nuanced element to our understanding of this issue.
Long, Josh B.
"Disparaging Narnia: Reconsidering Tolkien's View of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe,"
Mythlore: A Journal of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams, and Mythopoeic Literature: Vol. 31
, Article 4.
Available at: http://dc.swosu.edu/mythlore/vol31/iss3/4