The Eighth Day Institute in Wichita, Kansas, born out of the city’s Eighth Day Books, is holding its third annual Inklings Festival, celebrating the work of Christian writers J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis. “They met because they enjoyed each other and they were all writers and they found in the other members critics who cared about what they were doing and understood what they were doing,” said bookstore owner Warren Farha of the famous Inklings writers’ group. “That collective friendship really changed the culture.”

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