The Tolkien Society today released additional information for Tolkien2019, including the Guest Speakers, the full slate of presenters, and the evening activities for the August gathering in Birmingham.

  • Dimitra Fimi
  • John Garth
  • Wayne G. Hammond
  • Alan Lee
  • Ted Nasmith
  • Christina Scull
  • Tom Shippey
  • Brian Sibley

Evening Activities:
  • Tuesday: Bacchus Bar (unofficial social gathering at the Hotel bar)
  • Wednesday: Leaf By Niggle by the Puppet State Theatre Company
  • Thursday: Tolkien Inspired Music by the People's Orchestra
  • Friday: Banquet, followed by Ceilidh dance
  • Saturday: Masquerade and party

Over 90 additional presentations will be made over the five days by a great list of people (too long to reproduce here, the TS has the full list available including paper titles.)