Abstract: this is a much-abridged version of a paper that was first delivered at the New York Tolkien Conference, Baruch College, New York City, NY, June 13, 2015.
"“While the World Lasted”: Eschatology in Tolkien’s 1930s Writings,"
Journal of Tolkien Research: Vol. 7:
1, Article 4.
Available at: https://scholar.valpo.edu/journaloftolkienresearch/vol7/iss1/4