Oz Is Not As Down Under As Everyone Thinks It Is
24 Oct 2016 // 9:14 PM
Frank L. Baum's Oz isn't in the land of Aussies, as one might think, but in a far more magical setting.
Suspicion, Fear and Stinginess ala Brothers Grimm in the Original 'The Wizard of Oz'
16 Feb 2011 // 2:30 AM
The very idea of designing intricate mythologies and elven languages and pronouncing Celeborn correctly would've seemed vaguely unwholesome to a middle-aged Midwesterner at the turn of the 20th century. Indeed, the orginal Land of Oz was not a place of winged monkeys.