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Industry Education
Occupation Independent Scholars
Location Staten Island, New York, United States
Introduction Anthony S. Burdge and Jessica Burke are Co-chairs, respectively, of Heren Istarion. They regularly collaborate on a range of academic and critical pieces about the life and works of Professor J.R.R Tolkien. They were awarded the 2005 Beyond Bree Award "In recognition of outstanding contribution to the study of JRR Tolkien, from the Readers of 'Beyond Bree'".
Interests Environmental Activism, Sustainable Living, Organic foods, Botanical healing medicines, Hiking, biking, Paranormal Investigations, Fairy Stories, Mythology, Natural Phenomena, Writing, Literary Critical Analysis, Anthropology, Archeology
Favorite Music In Fellowship, Dead Can Dance, David Arkenstone, Medieval Babes, Loreena McKennitt, Lisa Gerrard, Black Sabbath, Ozzy, Korn, SK Thoth, The Doors, Industrial-KMFDM, Wumpscut, Rush, Yes
Favorite Books ALL WORKS BY JRR TOLKIEN, The Archaic Revival, Food of the Gods, Harry Potter (all 7 books), Dragons of Fantasy, The Fairy Faith in Celtic Countries, The Invisible Landscape, Plants of the Gods, Native American Ethnobotany, Tales of the Shamans Apprentice, The Earth Path, Breaking Open the Head, The Good Life, Call of the Forbidden Way