57th Tolkien Smial Meeting

For our 57th Tolkien Smial Meeting we met in an Asian restaurant to have some delicious food and talk about Tolkien. This meeting we focused on the difficulties translators face when transporting linguistic jokes and languages` intricacies from one language to the other. We finished off the evening with a visit of an Irish pub […]

56th Tolkien Smial Meeting

Already for the 56th time the Tyrolean Tolkien Smial gathered on February 16th for a night of drinks and discussions. We fondly remembered our adventures together and made plans for the next meeting. We might even hold it virtually, as some of us now live in other European countries.

(Deutsch) Rückblicke auf die letzten Stammtisch

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Third time’s a charm…

… and so we finally managed to meet for the 52nd Smial on August 20th, 2015 at Astrid’s place. We celebrated our get together with a Hobbit-like indoor picnic and had a very special guest Friedhelm Schneidewind Publisher, author und Tolkien expert from Germany   Check out our 52nd Smial’s chronicle here (sorry, German only 🙁 ).