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Celebrating 150 Years in Wonderland

July 4, 2015 marks 150 years of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. It all started when Charles Lutwidge Dodgson took the Liddell girls on a summer picnic in Oxford along the River Thames. 755 more words

150 Years Of Wonderland

Alice is a wonderful one hundred and fifty years old

In 1865 a book appeared “of that extremely rare kind which will belong to all the generations to come until the language becomes obsolete.” It has inspired numerous adaptations for stage and screen and has been illustrated among others by John Tenniel, Arthur Rackham, Mervyn Peake, and Salvador Dalí. 587 more words

Writing & Writers

Alice in Wonderland

I’ve inadvertently been learning a hella lot about Alice in Wonderland recently and I thought you’d like to hear about my newfound expertise!

First off, I listened to this book on tape (ahaha…CD):   523 more words


Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll

This and the sequel, Alice’s Adventures Through the Looking Glass are on my list of 1001 books to read, and as luck may have it, I am taking a class on Lewis Carroll this semester, so have just finished the first book. 281 more words

1001 Books

Don't Be Late! The Morgan Celebrates 150 Years of Alice

This year marks 150 big ones for the children’s classic, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, and The Morgan Library is celebrating with a beautiful exhibit worthy of the hoopla. 406 more words

Things To Do

The photographer and the beggar maid

Alice Liddell as The Beggar Maid by Charles Dodgson 1857?

Alice Liddell as Pomona by Julia Margaret Cameron 1872

Simon Winchester The Alice behind Wonderland… 1,188 more words