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Honorable Mention for LCSNA-member Tatiana Ianovskaia

Two weeks ago we reported that paintings by LCSNA-member Tatiana Ianovskaia were appearing in “Down the Rabbit Hole,” a juried art exhibition in Bakersfield, California. The good news has now reached us that her oil painting “Court” received an honorable mention, one of only three awards given out at the show. “Best in Show” went… [read full post]

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The Mystery of Lewis Carroll book giveaway at Alice 2010 Fan Club website

The Mystery of Lewis Carroll, by Jenny Woolf

You could win a free copy of Jenny Woolf’s excellent new biography, The Mystery of Lewis Carroll, by leaving a comment on this post at alice2010.blogspot.com. This Alice “fan club” blog centers around the Tim Burton movie but also chronicles many other Carroll-related products and things-of-interest.

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Exposure Time, a play about Dodgson the Photographer, at New Jersey Rep

Tonight is the world premier of Exposure Time by Kim Merrill at the New Jersey Repertory Company in Long Branch, New Jersey. Is this the first time a work of drama has centered on Charles Dodgson the photographer? Merrill’s play won the 2009 Edgerton Foundation New American Plays Award. Here is some of the blurb… [read full post]

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Harlan Ellison’s reading of Through the Looking-Glass nominated for Grammy

If you were previously unaware, there is a grammy award for Best Spoken Word Album for Children. The 2009 recording of Lewis Carroll’s Though the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There, read by writer Harlan Ellison, was nominated for that grammy, but lost out to Buck Howdy reading Aaaaah! Spooky, Scary Stories & Songs. Well,… [read full post]

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Camille Rose Garcia’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

Camille Rose Garcia, an artist from L.A.’s lowbrow art movement, has illustrated Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Surely one of the most punk Alices to go underground, it was released on Groundhog Day, 2010. Below is a sketch posted on the blog Arrested Motion, but we look forward to seeing the finished product in beautiful hardcover,… [read full post]

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Anyone for Lanrick?

“Curiouser and Curiouser: The Games and Mind Games of Lewis Carroll,” an interactive exhibition of Lewis Carroll’s games and puzzles opens today at The Rare Book & Manuscript Library at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Library. From the Library: The exhibition is drawn largely from the Flodden Heron Collection of Lewis Carroll materials in The… [read full post]

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Neat Alice Dust Jacket + Bookmark Design from Icoeye

A designer who specializes in icons, Igor “Rogix” Udushlivy, has a concept for dust jackets with matching bookmarks. “I wonder that it would be great if we can use dust jackets and bookmarks together to create a unique image of a paper book,” he writes. “This idea can help to expand book’s space.” The elegant… [read full post]

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