Explores the imagery and implications of the wounded body in Peter Jackson’s films of The Lord of the Rings, and applies principles of disability theory to several characters but in particular to Frodo.
Comer, Todd A.
"The Disabled Hero: Being and Ethics in Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings,"
Mythlore: A Journal of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams, and Mythopoeic Literature: Vol. 35
, Article 8.
Available at: https://dc.swosu.edu/mythlore/vol35/iss1/8
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Mythcon 51: The Mythic, the Fantastic, and the Alien
Albuquerque, New Mexico • Postponed to: July 30 – August 2, 2021