Author and lecturer Sean McDonough, Ph.D., discusses the celebrated classic, The Hobbit, in a talk entitled "There, and Back Again and Beyond: Exploring the Meaning of Tolkien's The Hobbit," on Saturday, Dec. 8 at the Waltham Public Library. This year marks the 75th anniversary of the publication of the classic children's tale. Photo/Submitted

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