Featured Links about C.S. Lewis

About C.S. Lewis

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Answers.com

Provides a selection of short biographies of Lewis from various encyclopedias.

Author’s Calendar

Brief but insightful biography and select bibliography.

B.B.C. Religion and Ethics

Detailed biography, and a discussion of Lewis’ works, including their major themes and arguments.

C.S. Lewis

Brief biography and timeline of Lewis’ life, commentary and personal responses to his works.

C.S. Lewis Classics

HarperCollins site with information about Lewis’s works, as well as reading group guides, a discussion board, and an essay contest.

The C.S. Lewis Review

Described as “An online resource for reflection on C.S. Lewis and the tradition he exemplifies.”

Into the Wardrobe:
A C.S. Lewis Website

Comprehensive site with academic papers, quotes, discussion forums, and other Lewis resources.

Wikipedia

Includes a biography of Lewis, a discussion of his career, legacy, and criticism, a bibliography, and a list of secondary works.

 The Inklings

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The Marion E. Wade Center

Information on the individual Inklings, the services and collections of the Center, news and events, and visitor information. The Marion E. Wade Center at Wheaton College has the mission “to collect, preserve, and make available to the public all writings related to these seven British authors: Owen Barfield, G.K. Chesterton, C.S. Lewis, George MacDonald, Dorothy L. Sayers, J.R.R. Tolkien, and Charles Williams.”

C.S. Lewis and the Inklings

Brief introduction to the Inklings, including photos of the members, and of the ‘Coalbiters,’ of which Lewis and Tolkien were also members.

Inklings bibliography

“A beginner’s bibliography of the Inklings”

Inklings resources

Page dedicated to selected Inklings members and the writers they enjoyed and were influenced by.

Intro to the Inklings

An article by Christianity Today that discusses the literary and spiritual focus and pursuits of the Inklings.

The C.S. Lewis and Inklings Society

“Advances scholarship, teaching, writing, and other professional activities related to the life and works of C.S. Lewis and the Inklings.”

Wikipedia Inklings

General information about the members and activities of the Inklings.

The Works of C.S. Lewis

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Planet Narnia This website gives you information about Michael Ward’s recent book Planet Narnia: The Seven Heavens in the Imagination of C.S. Lewis (Oxford University Press, 2008).  The book argues that Lewis secretly based the Chronicles of Narnia on the seven heavens of the medieval cosmos.

Selected Scholarship
on CSL by Bruce Edwards

Essays of literary criticism by Bruce Edwards on Lewis, as well as seminar information, links to Narnia in the news, and other Lewis resources.

The Chronicles of Narnia- Wikipedia

Discussion of the books, their influence, Christian parallels, and criticism.

Film Adaptations

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Narnia Web

“The world’s number 1 source for Narnia movie news.”