After a long break (Ive been moving house), Hall of Fire resumes chats this weekend. Whats the topic you ask? Whatever you feel like talking about bring the topic with you!
Thats right, well be doing a bit of a round-robin Q&A discussion (of a very informal nature), chatting about the Middle-earth questions burning a hole in your brain wizards, dwarves, hobbits, elves, rings of power and much more.
Perhaps you want to know what happened to Frodo after leaving the Grey Havens, or speculate on the nature of Tom Bombadil. We might even allow you to ask whether Balrog wings are real or metaphorical.
Just be sure to join us tomorrow Saturday 13 May at 5.30pm EST with your Tolkien questions.
Time zone conversions
Not sure what time the chat will be where you are? Check this little conversion table out for some help.
5.30pm EST (New York)
4.30pm CST (Chicago)
3.30pm MST (Salt Lake City)
2.30pm PST (Los Angeles)
10.30pm GMT (London)
11.30pm CET (Paris)
6.30am AWST (Sunday) Perth
8.30am AEST (Sunday) Brisbane
9.30am AEDT (Sunday) Sydney
11.30am NZDT (Sunday) Wellington
Our chats usually last 45 mins to an hour, and are very newbie friendly. Simply drop in and join the conversation!
Chat happens on #thehalloffire on irc.theonering.net – the TORn IRC server. You can connect instantly via our java chat client that works inside your web browser (find it here! ) or choose to install a dedicated chat program such as mIRC on your computer.
To find out more about using mIRC to connect to TORn IRC server, check out these instructions.
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