Names in Works of Fantasy and Science Fiction
Program arranged by the American Name Society
Presiding: Luke Maynard, Univ. of Western Ontario
- “The Ring Only Serves Onomaster: Reconciling the Dual Naming Traditions of Tolkien’s Middle-Earth,” Luke Maynard
- “Ayn Rand’s Anthem: Self-Naming and Individualism,” Shoshana Milgram Knapp, Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State Univ.
- “Speak His Name and All Is Done: Tribe Names, Soul Names, and Kennings in Wendy and Richard Pini’s Elfquest,” Kayla Kreuger McKinney, West Virginia Univ., Morgantown