Lewis Carroll

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Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland review – Welsh National Opera return with slick and zany family show
Will Todd’s Lewis Carroll-based opera sees WNO return to live performances with Fflur Wyn’s Alice the out-and-out star

Rian Evans

29, Jun, 2021 @8:51 AM

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Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser review – a stupendous wonderland
The rabbit hole is just the start of this thrilling immersive exploration of Lewis Carroll’s enduring masterpiece

Laura Cumming

29, May, 2021 @2:00 PM

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Rebel girl: the fierce fashion renaissance of Alice in Wonderland
From Disney’s blond teenager to Tim Burton’s surreal reimagining and an all-black Pirelli calendar, Lewis Carroll’s character has had many lives and looks. A new V&A exhibition charts them all

Jess Cartner-Morley

21, May, 2021 @10:08 AM

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Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser review – a wonderful tumble down the rabbit hole
Victoria and Albert Museum, London
Inspiring everything from Jefferson Airplane’s White Rabbit to Heston Blumenthal’s mock turtle soup, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland continues to feel delightfully modern

Jonathan Jones

18, May, 2021 @5:44 PM

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A picture book can paint a thousand words | Letters
Letters: Readers respond to a Guardian editorial on the power of picture books to fire adult imaginations as much as children’s

Letters

26, Mar, 2021 @4:31 PM

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The Guardian view on the picture book: not just for children
Editorial: When a Nobel-prizewinning novelist turns to illustrated fiction, it’s time to question assumptions

Editorial

19, Mar, 2021 @6:33 PM

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Be more Alice! The fictional characters with lessons for lockdown
Anxiety, boredom, claustrophobic relationships... characters from Jane Eyre to Mrs Dalloway can provide vital insights into how to live in these anxious times, writes Josh Cohen

Josh Cohen

19, Mar, 2021 @12:30 PM

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Off with their heads! Why are Lewis Carroll misquotes so common online?
Following a recent similar Royal Mint slip-up, the Westminster Collection’s new 50p coins have sent Carroll experts down an internet rabbit hole to source false quotes

Alison Flood

01, Mar, 2021 @11:17 AM

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Dark side of wonderland: ahead of V&A show, book explores Alice’s occult link
As museum prepares to celebrate Lewis Carroll’s heroine, ties to mysticism and magical societies have come to light in a new work, Through a Looking Glass Darkly

Vanessa Thorpe

28, Feb, 2021 @7:45 AM

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Brutal Bacon, wild Gehry and unmissable Abramovic: 2021's best art, architecture and photography
Rodin, Bacon and Eileen Agar will be big, but Abramovic’s art attack could eclipse them all. Plus Frank Gehry unleashes a tornado and Helen Levitt shows how street photography should be done

Jonathan Jones, Adrian Searle, Oliver Wainwright and Sean O’Hagan

31, Dec, 2020 @6:00 AM

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The bias of blessings that are blind to love | Letters
Letters: Ian Emerson questions why the Church of England is happy to bless statues of mythical creatures, but withholds this ceremony for same-sex marriages, while Steve Ibbetson points out a sculptural inspiration

Letters

21, Aug, 2020 @4:12 PM

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Top 10 books about imaginary friends | Camilla Bruce
From Lewis Carroll to Vladimir Nabokov and Shirley Jackson, the best of these stories combine fantasy with very real psychology

Camilla Bruce

26, Feb, 2020 @12:00 PM

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