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Alice' s adventures : Lewis Carroll in popular culture

Author: Will Brooker
Publisher: New York : Continuum, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Publisher's description: Will Brooker, author of Batman Unmasked and Using the Force, turns his attention to Lewis Carroll and Alice. He takes the reader through a fascinating and revealing tour of late 20th Century popular culture, following Alice and her creator wherever they go. Brooker reveals the ways in which this iconic character has been used and adapted, taking in cartoons, movies, computer games, theme  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Adaptations
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brooker, Will, 1970-
Alice's adventures.
New York : Continuum, 2004
(OCoLC)607066404
Named Person: Lewis Carroll; Lewis Carroll; Lewis Carroll; Lewis Carroll; Alice, (Fictitious character from Carroll); Lewis Carroll; Lewis Carroll; Alice, (Fictitious character from Carroll); Alice, (Fictitious character from Carroll); Lewis Carroll
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Will Brooker
ISBN: 0826414338 9780826414335
OCLC Number: 54111517
Description: xviii, 380 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: A Mess of Souvenirs --
The Many Lives of Lewis Carroll --
The Man in White Paper --
Analysing Alice --
Illustrators of Alice --
The Further Adventures of Alice --
Adapting Alice --
Dark Wonderland --
Fans --
Pilgrimage.
Responsibility: Will Brooker.
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Will Brooker, author of Batman Unmasked and Using the Force, turns his attention to Lewis Carroll and Alice. He takes the reader through a fascinating and revealing tour of late 20th Century popular  Read more...

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[Brooker] covers a lot of ground here, and all of it is fascinating. And he s attuned to how cultural trends have recast our understanding of Dodgson and his work. The Boston Phoenix, 5/7/04-5/13/04 Read more...

 
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