JRR Tolkein and CS Lewis were good friends. Both of them were great fantasy writers Tolkein created the Middle Earth saga and Lewis created the world of Narnia. What binds these two men is much deeper, however: both of them were men of deep faith. Hidden in the pages of these great fantasy fictions are clues to the faith of their authors. Together, we’ll explore some examples using extracts from the books and clips from film adaptations.
Type: Literary/Film Analysis
Space required: Classroom or Assembly Hall with Audio Visual Facilities (in-class follow-up activity requires art materials)
1 hour workshop/assembly = £25