Dr. Andrew Higgins

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Gender MALE
Occupation Director of Development Glyndebourne Opera
Location Brighton , United Kingdom
Introduction Dr. Andrew Higgins is a Tolkien Scholar who has received his Phd through Cardiff Metropolitan University on 'The Genesis of Tolkien's Mythology' and co-edited with Dr. Dimitra Fimi the book A Secret Vice: Tolkien on Language Invention published by HarperCollins. He is also the Director of Development at Glyndebourne Opera. He lives in Brighton with his husband David Thompson and their feline children Dobbie Mousebane and Shadow.
Interests Tolkien, Anglo Saxon, Old Norse, Dark Shadows, Welsh (Medieval), Secondary Worlds, Invented Languages, Philology World-building in fiction
Favorite Movies All About Eve
Favorite Music Wagner and most opera
Favorite Books Lord of the Rings, Beowulf

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