Browsing Archive: February, 2010

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Posted by Joel Heck on Monday, February 8, 2010,
Using the Preface to On Stories, I found dates when various articles of Lewis were published in Time and Tide and other periodicals. I was surprised that I hadn't included these previously, but it illustrates the fact that there is a lot of information still out there that could be included in this chronological database. Please send me your additions and corrections. (2-8-2010)
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New Item, thanks to Colin Duriez

Posted by Joel Heck on Saturday, February 6, 2010,
Just today, as I read Colin Duriez's Tolkien and C. S. Lewis: The Gift of Friendship, I discovered another chronological and historical piece of information about Lewis, coming from 1938, a year in which I have relatively little information. Read page 86 ot the Duriez book to see what I discovered. This is the type of thing that I am hoping other Lewis scholars, or casual readers, will send me. I think I have most or all of the data from the major sources--diaries and collections of letters b...
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The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien

Posted by Joel Heck on Friday, February 5, 2010,
Today I finished adding to the document "Chronologically Lewis" the additional items (Tolkien occasionally met with Lewis and Charles Williams on Monday mornings) and some details (such as the names of people who attended certain meetings of the Inklings) from The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien. This filled in some valuable information that gives a fuller picture of Lewis's schedule over the years. Additional books need to be checked, and I welcome any suggestions from people who know of books tha...
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This is the latest Lewis chronology:

Chronologically Lewis August 5 2020.pdf Chronologically Lewis August 5 2020.pdf
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I have decided to include below almostall of the Spotlights that I have posted thus far, since they are often important, but little known, events in the life of C. S. Lewis. That file appears below, in case some readers have missed some of the previous postings. There are seven postings in that file, and I invite people to submit a candidate for the next posting.

All Spotlights.pdf All Spotlights.pdf
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The file that appears below lists all works of C. S. Lewis in chronological order (now 528 in number) in the location where they were first published or delivered (if spoken) as far as I am able to determine. Corrections are welcome. This version, slightly revised and added on May 13, 2020, includes a corrected date for "Transposition" on June 9, 1946.

TheCompleteWorksofCSLewis.pdf TheCompleteWorksofCSLewis.pdf
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This file describes what is happening in Oxford, Cambridge, the UK, and Europe at the time that Lewis writes his various poems, essays, and books, dividing the life and writings of Lewis by academic topic, i.e. English, Philosophy, History, etc. 

Intellectual History of Oxford and Cambridge.pdf Intellectual History of Oxford and Cambridge.pdf
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