|J.R.R Tolkien, University of Leeds
When George Gordon left Leeds Tolkien was a candidate for the Leeds chair. In the event it went to Lascelles Abercrombie, however the Vice-Chancellor at Leeds promised Tolkien that a new Professorship of English Language would be created.
2015 Tolkien Society Seminar, 4th July
The Hilton, Neville Street, Leeds
The Tolkien Society