Julie, Julia, and Russ Parsons

I love practically everything about the movie Julie and Julia, but there is one rather annoying loose end. It pops up in the scene where Julie gets a call from a reporter who is covering Julia Child’s birthday party. He tells Julie that Julia doesn’t think much of her blog or her cooking. Then he

Julie, Julia, and Gertrude Stein

A book project that takes four times as long as you expect. A book collaborator who drags her feet; another who carries the day. The strain on your marriage because your book has become an obsession. The phone call from your mother because she is trying to figure out exactly what it is that you

Comments and Reviews: At A Glance

“the best account we have” Tom Shippey, Author of The Road to Middle-earth and J.R.R. Tolkien, Author of the Century “an indispensable contribution” Michael Ward, Author of Planet Narnia “Glyer excels at depicting their world” Review: The Times Literary Supplement. 14 September 2007 “a major landmark” Review: Mythlore. Fall/Winter 2007 “impressive” Thomas T. Howard, Author

Curriculum Vitae

PROFILE Diana Glyer teaches English at Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, California.  She holds degrees in art, education, literature, and composition. She has published extensively on C. S. Lewis, J. R. R. Tolkien, and the Inklings.  She is best known for her ground-breaking book about the Inklings: The Company They Keep: C. S. Lewis and J.

Schedule A Talk

Diana Glyer is available for lectures, retreats, seminars, and workshops. Each event is a little different, but here is some general information to help with your planning. Sample Topics Lewis, Tolkien, and the Inklings C.S. Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien, and the Secret of Creative Collaboration Lewis, Tolkien, and the Call to Community Building a House of Friendship

C.S. Lewis Bibliography

C.S. Lewis Bibliography My goal for this bibliography is to list every book-length study of C.S. Lewis, giving readers a brief description of the content and also a sense of the quality and importance of each book. Read More »

For Libraries and Librarians

The Company They Keep: C.S. Lewis & J.R.R. Tolkien as Writers in Community Diana Pavlac Glyer $30 Paperback (6 x 9) Bibliography, Index. Appendix by David Bratman ISBN 978-0873389914  2007 Kent State University Press In The Company They Keep, Diana Pavlac Glyer gives an inside look at the many ways that C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien,

Errors and Corrections

If you find usage or printing problems, factual errors, omissions, or other lapses, please send me the full information using the details on the Contact Page. FIRST PRINTING, CLOTH, MARCH 2007 p. 12: But Havard was in fact a skilled and prolific writer.  He coauthored and published a number of medical research papers. Problem: accuracy

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