Tolkien Winter Forum

The Case for Reading Tolkien at All Levels of Catholic Education
An Exclusive Event for Friends of Adeodatus
January 4, 2025
Castle Green (99 S Raymond in Pasadena Ave) from 9 am to 11 pm

About the Event

Step into the captivating world of J.R.R. Tolkien at the Adeodatus Winter Forum Tolkien event, set to take place on January 4, 2025, at the iconic Castle Green in Pasadena (99 S Raymond Ave).

From 9 am to 11 pm, immerse yourself in a day filled with insightful talks and engaging panels, exploring the depth and richness of Tolkien’s literary universe. With six sessions scheduled throughout the day, including a captivating play premiere in the evening, attendees can expect a journey through the heart of Middle-earth and beyond.

While guests enjoy the stimulating discussions and performances, breaks for lunch and dinner offer opportunities for networking and relaxation. The event will conclude with a reception, fostering a sense of community among fellow Tolkien enthusiasts.

For those unable to attend in person, rest assured that the day’s events will be filmed and streamed, allowing everyone to experience the magic of the Adeodatus Winter Forum Tolkien event from afar.

Join us for a day of exploration, inspiration, and celebration of Tolkien’s enduring legacy at Castle Green.

Speakers & Organizers


Andrew Seeley
President, Boethius Institute for the Advancement of Liberal Education

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