Based on a portion of a keynote address delivered at the 50th Tolkien Society Oxonmoot, this paper investigates the Father Christmas Letters through a world-building lens, and suggests areas of analysis concerning the letters where scholars may make significant additional contributions to Tolkien Studies.
"Everything I Ever Needed to Know About the North Pole I Learned from Father Christmas (and Karhu the Polar Bear [and Ilbereth the Elf]).,"
Journal of Tolkien Research: Vol. 16:
2, Article 8.
Available at: https://scholar.valpo.edu/journaloftolkienresearch/vol16/iss2/8