Carrollians are Coming to Hornbake Library!

RabbitLogoSmRVisit Hornbake Library this Friday and Saturday for a series of talks from the Lewis Carroll Society of North America discussing all things Lewis Carroll and Alice in Wonderland! The society has a diverse membership of collectors, scholars, Carroll enthusiasts, and Alice fans alike. See below for the two day schedule. Talks are free and open to the public.

While you are in here, be sure to visit the Alice 150 Years and Counting…The Legacy of Lewis Caroll exhibit, currently on display in the Maryland Room exhibit gallery in the 1st floor lobby.

200 (1)

Friday, April 15

3:30pm-5pm Hornbake Library, Room 0302J

Wendy Crandall- “A Collector’s Profile”

Matt Crandall- “Alice in Disney-Land”

Catherine Richards- “Having A Lovely Time, Wish You Were Here”


Saturday, April 16

Morning Session 

10am-12pm Hornbake Library, Room 0302J

Welcoming Remarks

Ellen Schaefer-Salins- “Psychological Theories Named From the Works of Lewis Carroll”

Diane Waggoner- “Lewis Carroll’s Fancy Dress Photographs: Theater and Theatricality”


Afternoon Session 1

1:30pm-3:15pm Hornbake Library, Room 0302J

Michael Dirda

Eva Salins- Song: “Alice’s Dream”

Tatiana Ianovskaia and Oleg Lipchenko: “Two Outstanding Illustrators Interviewed by August Imholtz


Afternoon Session 2

3:30pm-5pm, Hornbake Library, Room 0302J

Chuck Howell- Dramatic Readings of “Jabberwocky” and “The Walrus and the Carpenter”

George Walker- “Illustrating Alice: Celebrating 150 Years of Artists who have Brought Carroll’s Story to Life”

Victor Fet- “Forty Russian Snarks or Boojums”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s