Imagination, Storytelling,
and Film

Centre for Faith & Culture







2006 Tolkien Conference

2004 Summer Conference

Second Spring



Idylls Press
Idylls Press is a small, independent publishing company seeking to publish the catholic (and Catholic) imagination in all its forms ― primarily fiction, but also nonfiction and poetry; literary works which in some way explore 'the mystery of things' through the medium of words, story, image, and the artifacts of human culture.


Hollywood Jesus
Visual movie reviews, with explorations into the deeper more profound meaning behind film, music and pop culture.

Act One
Preparing Christians to write for Hollywood

Movie and Family Video Reviews
Guide to film and broadcasting by United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

Arthur Rackham, Gustave Dore, William Morris, Aubrey Beardsley, Edmund Dulac, Kay Nielsen, Adrienne Segur, Sulamith Wulfing, Warwick Goble, the Preraphaelites and others. The fantasy illustrations on the pages of this section are borrowed from this wonderful site.

Ted Nasmith
Gallery of Tolkien-based art.

Encyclopedia of Arda
This site is intended to evolve into an illustrated hypertext encyclopedia of Tolkien's realms and peoples.

Mythopoeic Society
The Society sponsors an annual Mythopoeic Conference (Mythcon), Discussion and Special Interest Groups, the Mythopoeic Awards, and three periodical publications.

Tolkien Society
Our aim is to encourage and further interest in the life and works of the late Professor J.R.R. Tolkien C.B.E.,

C.S. Lewis Foundation
The C.S. Lewis Foundation has made its goal the restoration of a vital Christian voice with the highest levels of academic life

Christianity Today
Section of an excellent evangelical site devoted to Lewis and Tolkien

The One Ring
For fans of the Peter Jackson films

Paula Kate Marmor's personal journey through the worlds of Robin Hood, King Arthur, D'Artagnan, and other swashbuckling characters of balladry, fiction, and film, from the shores of Avalon to the dungeons of Zenda.

Fairy Tales
An introduction to Fairy-Tale Studies by Heidi Anne Heiner

Gawaine and the Green Knight
After the siege and the assault of Troy... Sir Gawaine and the Green Knight online.

Grimm's Fairy Tales
Very impressive site devoted to the brothers Grimm

Robert Lazu
A site detailing the work of this Romanian journalist, philosopher and theologian

The Tolkien Society 
"Our aim is to encourage and further interest in the life and works of the late Professor J.R.R. Tolkien C.B.E., author of two of the most well-known and best-loved books of the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries, The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings."