Stunning literary find: new Lewis Carroll 'Alice' book

Stunning literary find: under the floorboards of a room at Christchurch College, Oxford, an electrician has found a manuscript thought to have been written by ‘Lewis Carroll’ (Charles Lutwidge Dodgson). 88 more words


Quote of the Day - 11/1/2015

“I can’t go back to yesterday because I was a different person then.”

-Lewis Carroll

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Alice In Wonderland- Post Halloween Reflection

I dressed up as Alice from Lewis Carroll’s Alice In Wonderland for Halloween, and it reminded me of how much I enjoy this classic.

The seeds of my interest for Alice In Wonderland were planted in a literary criticism class in which the professor used examples from the book to explain Jacques Derrida, deconstruction, and the ideas of “wordplay” and “the center is not the center.” The book is not that lengthy, nor that seemingly deep, but it is as entrancing as the Wonderland into which Alice falls. 141 more words

Alice in Wonderland at 150: Why fantasy stories about girls transcend time

Michelle Smith, Deakin University

It’s 150 years since an Oxford mathematics don published the most important work of children’s literature and one of the most influential books of all time. 865 more words


Read me - Portrait of Alina Murzakhanova

Dear all,

I would like to introduce you to another member of our community, the young Russian pianist Alina Murzakhanova. I met her at an international artist gathering at Schmiede Hallein in Austria. 399 more words

You, Us And The Project

Conoce al ilustrador Chris Riddell en 12 dibujos

Chris Riddell es un reconocido ilustrador y autor de libros infantiles. Su obra ha sido galardonada en dos ocasiones con la Medalla Kate Greenaway, considerado como uno de los premios más importantes en la literatura e ilustración infantil de Inglaterra. 377 more words


Flash! Friday: Vol 3 - 46

Hurray, hurray, it’s Friday! Which means after a cruel six days of separation, I finally get to see y’all again. Thank you for being here, as we start winding down the last few weeks of Year Three. 597 more words

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