Great Works: J.R.R. Tolkien


Course Description

Dr. Keith Mathison will take you through a guided tour of Middle Earth. Along the way, you will read major works of J.R.R. Tolkien such as The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. By studying one of the great authors of the twentieth century, you will gain a better understanding of the way fantasy literature can reflect truth, goodness, and beauty.

About the Instructor

Dr. Keith A. Mathison is professor of systematic theology. He earned his Ph.D. from Whitefield Theological Seminary in Lakeland, Fla., and his M.A from Reformed Theological Seminary in Orlando, Fla. He is author of several books and served as an associate editor for the Reformation Study Bible and as associate editor of Tabletalk magazine.