Unfinished Tales - Part I: The First Age

March 11 - May 4, 2002

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Of Tuor and His Coming to Gondolin

by Moriel, March 11-18, 2002

The new Reading Room discussion begins now! [3/11/2002 @ 15:14] (2/4)

It's much bigger this time [3/11/2002 @ 15:50] (4/7)

Rían, the Anti-Arwen [3/11/2002 @ 15:52] (6/12)

A clue to Tuors choice [3/11/2002 @ 16:45] (4/12)

Why Tuor? [3/12/2002 @ 15:33] (3/7)

A small but fun point [3/12/2002 @ 15:34] (4/6)

Magic in Men [3/12/2002 @ 15:35] (4/15)

Tuors Tattoo [3/12/2002 @ 15:37] (6/9)

*breathlessly running to catch up* I'm reading UT now.<Karen> [3/13/2002 @ 13:31] (2/2)

Tuor reaches the Sea [3/13/2002 @ 16:27] (2/13)

Seven years, Seven swans, and Seven days [3/13/2002 @ 16:41] (4/6)

The Lord of the Waters [3/14/2002 @ 16:43] (3/3)

Tuors choice [3/14/2002 @ 16:43] (1/2)

An insight into the fall of Nargothrond [3/14/2002 @ 16:43] (2/4)

Images of Ulmo [3/14/2002 @ 16:44] (2/4)

Is Tuor like Mary in Christianity? [3/14/2002 @ 16:45] (2/18)

Tuor and Voronwë [3/15/2002 @ 17:42] (2/7)

See the 2nd Discussion by Finding Frodo, July 2006

See the 3rd Discussion, November-December 2013:

pt 1 by Brethil; pt 2 by Mikah; pt 3 by demnation

 

Of Tuor and His Coming to Gondolin

by Moriel, March 18-24, 2002

Meaning of the name Voronwe? <Altaira> [3/18/2002 @ 0:22] (1/3)

Tuor sees Túrin [3/18/2002 @ 16:53] (3/5)

More Revelation Than Story [3/18/2002 @ 17:27] (2/3)

Tuor leaves his spear [3/19/2002 @ 16:47] (4/5)

The storm against Voronwë [3/19/2002 @ 17:17] (3/11)

The journey underground [3/20/2002 @ 17:39] (3/8)

Why did Tolkien abandon Tuor? <Reverend> [3/21/2002 @ 1:24] (2/7)

Ulmo's rebuke to Ecthelion [3/21/2002 @ 15:45] (2/2)

What questions do you have? [3/21/2002 @ 16:14] (1/2)

Birds and flying things [3/21/2002 @ 16:26] (4/7)

Formal Prose and Detailed Descriptions. <Curious> [3/21/2002 @ 23:25] (3/6)

Nagging Questions. <Curious> [3/22/2002 @ 0:50] (3/10)

Conclusion [3/22/2002 @ 16:27] (6/9)

some notable items <Acathalion> [3/24/2002 @ 0:18] (1/2)

See the 2nd Discussion by Finding Frodo, July 2006

See the 3rd Discussion, December 2013:

pt 4 by demnation; pt 5 by Brethil

 

Narn I Hin Hurin - 1: Turin's Childhood, Hurin and Morgoth, and Turin's Departure

by FingonOfPittsburgh, March 26-29, 2002

Childhood of Turin

#1: Laughter is Stilled [3/26/2002 @ 20:55] (5/10)

#2: Turin and Urwen [3/26/2002 @ 21:17] (5/9)

#3: They are a fair folk and wonderful [3/27/2002 @ 11:36] (3/12)

#4: Turin's Gift [3/27/2002 @ 19:46] (4/8)

Words of Hurin and Morgoth

#5: Hurin Unbroken [3/28/2002 @ 8:29] (4/10)

#6: Thrall Morgoth [3/28/2002 @ 9:10] (1/5)

The Departure of Turin

#7: The First Strand [3/28/2002 @ 10:14] (3/8)

#8: Doom comes to Doriath [3/29/2002 @ 9:24] (3/3)

#9: The Dragon-helm of Dor-lomin [3/29/2002 @ 9:27] (2/4)

#10: Summary [3/29/2002 @ 9:34] (6/6)

 

See the 2nd Discussion by dna, July 2006

The 3rd Discussion omitted this chapter in favor of 'The Children of Hurin'

 

Narn I Hin Hurin - 2: Turin in Doriath and Turin Among the Outlaws

by Reverend, April 1-5, 2002

Turin in Doriath

Fate vrs Free Will [4/1/2002 @ 10:33] (2/2)

those roughneck Elves. [4/1/2002 @ 10:50] (2/3)

Do the women of Hithlum run like deer, clad only in their hair? [4/1/2002 @ 11:03] (2/2)

Turin's Alibi [4/1/2002 @ 11:27] (2/12)

The Mama's boy. [4/2/2002 @ 10:58] (3/4)

The Ungrateful Wretch. [4/2/2002 @ 11:23] (2/7)

Turin's Charisma. [4/2/2002 @ 11:45] (6/19)

Lord Denethor. [4/2/2002 @ 11:55] (4/5)

Melian's role. [4/3/2002 @ 11:36] (4/9)

Turin among the Outlaws

"You call yourself an outlaw?" [4/4/2002 @ 10:15] (3/3)

"I am grateful, though much puzzled." [4/4/2002 @ 10:28] (3/6)

"She looked at the blood...there was delight in her eyes." [4/4/2002 @ 10:46] (4/4)

"Why should I have walked with an elf-maiden?" [4/4/2002 @ 11:19] (5/8)

the super-heroes. [4/5/2002 @ 10:23] (2/4)

the lesser folk of Brethil [4/5/2002 @ 10:33] (3/5)

Golug! [4/5/2002 @ 10:50] (3/4)

Beleg [4/5/2002 @ 11:00] (4/6)

 

See the 2nd Discussion by dna, July 2006

The 3rd Discussion omitted this chapter in favor of 'The Children of Hurin'

 

Narn I Hin Hurin - 3: Mim the Dwarf, Turin Returns to Dor-lomin, and Turin in Brethil

by Draupne, April 8-12, 2002

Of Mim

Dreary beginning [4/8/2002 @ 12:57] (5/6)

Enter Mim the petty dwarf [4/8/2002 @ 13:01] (3/7)

Elves and Tales from the East [4/8/2002 @ 13:04] (4/6)

Of Mim [4/9/2002 @ 6:11] (3/10)

Climbing the Amon Rûdh [4/9/2002 @ 8:01] (4/9)

In Mim's house [4/9/2002 @ 8:04] (3/4)

The Return of Túrin to Dor-lómin

Leap-frogging [4/10/2002 @ 11:51] (4/6)

Is Brodda French? [4/10/2002 @ 12:04] (4/9)

Aerin’s choice [4/10/2002 @ 12:44] (5/10)

The spell of the dragon goes away [4/10/2002 @ 12:59] (3/6)

Túrin leaves Dor-lómin [4/11/2002 @ 8:57] (2/3)

Túrin in Brethil

Brandir and the men of Brethil [4/11/2002 @ 11:31] (4/4)

Enter Turambar [4/12/2002 @ 11:44] (4/6)

The dreaded summary …. [4/12/2002 @ 11:50] (9/10)

 

See the 2nd Discussion by dna & N.E. Brigand, July 2006

The 3rd Discussion omitted this chapter in favor of 'The Children of Hurin'

 

Narn I Hin Hurin - 4: Journey of Morwen and Nienor, Nienor in Brethil, and The Coming of Glaurung

by Yaksha, April 15-19, 2002

Morwen and Nienor

Please read before I begin my Discussion today [4/15/2002 @ 13:16] (10/13)

What could keep a mother from her son? [4/15/2002 @ 14:42] (6/11)

“If you go, you go at his will” [4/15/2002 @ 14:51] (3/35)

Why did Thingol send such a large party? [4/15/2002 @ 15:00] (3/11)

Is Nienor a skilled tracker? [4/15/2002 @ 15:09] (5/8)

Why did Mablung fear this errand? [4/16/2002 @ 14:50] (2/4)

Why was Glaurung biding his time? [4/16/2002 @ 15:13] (2/7)

We fear you not! [4/16/2002 @ 15:56] (3/3)

The Voice of Morgoth [4/16/2002 @ 16:51] (4/7)

Why did Nienor run off? [4/17/2002 @ 17:14] (2/3)

Nienor in Brethil

The Mound of Finduilas [4/17/2002 @ 17:55] (1/4)

Níniel – Maid of Tears [4/17/2002 @ 18:37] (3/18)

Nen Girith [4/17/2002 @ 20:01] (2/3)

The name of Turamabar [4/18/2002 @ 16:01] (4/4)

Was Brandir truly jealous? [4/18/2002 @ 16:37] (5/11)

The Coming of Glaurung

Did Turambar seal his fate? [4/18/2002 @ 18:55] (1/2)

The Black Thorn of Brethil [4/18/2002 @ 19:28] (2/11)

Hunthor, kin of Brandir [4/19/2002 @ 12:43] (3/4)

Why did he have to say that? [4/19/2002 @ 14:14] (3/3)

Brandir breaks his staff [4/19/2002 @ 14:37] (4/4)

The Summary [4/19/2002 @ 17:43] (10/13)

 

 

See the 2nd Discussion by N.E. Brigand, July 2006

The 3rd Discussion omitted this chapter in favor of 'The Children of Hurin'

 

Narn I Hin Hurin - 5: The Death of Glaurung and the Death of Turin

by Yaksha, April 22-26, 2002

The Death of Glaurung

Dorlas the Coward [4/22/2002 @ 12:12] (5/10)

Turambar’s Shadow [4/22/2002 @ 12:44] (4/13)

The Death Pang [4/22/2002 @ 14:08] (8/18)

The Final Spell [4/23/2002 @ 13:24] (3/6)

The Hatred of Brandir [4/23/2002 @ 16:15] (5/13)

Glaurung’s Final Words [4/23/2002 @ 16:47] (3/5)

Nienor’s Goodbye [4/24/2002 @ 17:42] (5/12)

Farewell to Nienor [4/24/2002 @ 20:14] (4/13)

Do I hate your, or do I pity you? [4/24/2002 @ 20:39] (4/9)

Túrin and his literary "foil" -- long <NZ Strider> [4/25/2002 @ 1:56] (1/10)

Dorlas’ End [4/25/2002 @ 13:58] (4/4)

The Death of Túrin

Túrin Awakes [4/25/2002 @ 14:05] (2/3)

The Death of Brandir [4/25/2002 @ 15:57] (3/5)

Nienor or Níniel? [4/26/2002 @ 12:27] (1/3)

Anybody Else Miss Morwen? [4/26/2002 @ 13:24] (2/7)

The Voice of Gurthang [4/26/2002 @ 14:09] (3/16)

Sarch nia Hîn Húrin [4/26/2002 @ 14:40] (3/7)

The Summary [4/26/2002 @ 18:08] (11/11)

 

See the 2nd Discussion by N.E. Brigand, July 2006

The 3rd Discussion omitted this chapter in favor of 'The Children of Hurin'

 

Narn I Hin Hurin - 6: Appendix

by Entmaiden, April 29-May 4, 2002

Mim's Caves [4/29/2002 @ 9:14] (4/9)

What was Turin seeking? [4/29/2002 @ 13:47] (6/10)

Turin's Hard Head [4/30/2002 @ 9:37] (1/9)

Turin's plans [4/30/2002 @ 14:03] (3/5)

Turin and Glaurung [5/1/2002 @ 9:11] (5/8)

Turin's motives [5/1/2002 @ 14:12] (4/4)

The Elves side of the Disagreement [5/1/2002 @ 17:18] (4/20)

[Appendix 8] [5/2/2002 @ 6:52] (4/9)

Gwindor and Turin [5/2/2002 @ 6:56] (1/2)

Nar I Hin Hurin vs. of Turin Turambar <El Scrocho> [5/2/2002 @ 9:44] (5/7)

[Appendix 11] [5/3/2002 @ 6:46] (2/3)

Turin dismisses Cirdan's warning [5/3/2002 @ 6:51] (3/8)

Turin and his many names [5/3/2002 @ 6:56] (5/21)

Last One! [5/3/2002 @ 18:09] (7/10)

On the evolution of the Túrin-saga (warning: long!) <NZ Strider> [5/4/2002 @ 21:56] (7/13)

The 2nd Discussion did not cover the Appendix

See the 2nd Discussion (Open Discussion) by N.E. Brigand, July 2006

The 3rd Discussion omitted this chapter in favor of 'The Children of Hurin'

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