Clyde S. Kilby: Tolkien’s First Scribe

Over at, I have a piece of piety–a remembrance of Clyde S. Kilby, the great man who first realized the intellectual profundity of Tolkien’s work in the U.S. Last night, I had the chance to reread Kilby’s… Read More

Clyde Kilby Reports on Tolkien, December 1966

An edited transcript of remarks at the December 1966 TSA meeting by Clyde S Kilby, Niekas, volume 19, 1968. I might say first that there is a very small manuscript called “Mr. Bliss” that I think may now… Read More