Explores “why Tolkien chose to call death a ‘gift,’ and in what way the underlying moral vision [...] of Middle-earth is tied up with that concept.”
""The Gift of Death": Tolkien's Philosophy of Mortality,"
Mythlore: A Journal of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams, and Mythopoeic Literature: Vol. 21
, Article 3.
Available at: https://dc.swosu.edu/mythlore/vol21/iss4/3