Volume 35, Number 1 Issue 129, Fall/Winter (2016)

Mythlore is a scholarly, peer-reviewed journal published by the Mythopoeic Society that focuses on the works of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams, and the genres of myth and fantasy. The full text of Mythlore from 2002 onward is available in several electronic databases from Gale, Ebsco, and ProQuest. Mythlore is also indexed in the Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature, the Modern Language Association International Bibliography (MLA), and other sources.

See the Aims and Scope for the statement of editorial purpose of the journal.

Editorial Introduction


Janet Brennan Croft



Notes and Letters
Nancy A. Bunting

Book Reviews


Alana Joli Abbott, Sharon L. Bolding, David Bratman, Rebekah Choat, Janet Brennan Croft, Jason Fisher, Mike Foster, Melody Green, Crystal Hurd, Cody Jarman, Daniel Lüthi, Tiffany Brooke Martin, Paul R. Rovang, Kris Swank, and Dennis Wilson Wise


  • Janet Brennan Croft, Rutgers University

Editorial Advisory Board

  • Verlyn Flieger, University of Maryland, College Park
  • Charles Huttar, Hope College
  • Peter J. Schakel, Hope College
  • Rev. John W. Houghton, The Hill School, Pottstown
  • Richard C. West, University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • Donna R. White, Arkansas Tech University