Concerning “Of Men”, Chapter 12 of The Silmarillion…
On this episode, we continue our discussion of The Silmarillion with Chapter 12, “Of Men”. In this short chapter, we learn a bit about the early history of Men in Tolkien’s secondary world and how they relate to the Elves and the Valar. Topics of discussion include:
- The Years of the Sun
- The Names of Men
- The Works of Ulmo
- Of Elves and Men
- The Fate of Men
- The Great Men
- And as always, we discuss our favorite passages and the haiku we composed for this chapter.
Originally released: 11/17/2015.
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