The Alice150 conference may be over, but the Alice events continue! Symphony Space in New York City is hosting an evening of readings from and inspired by Alice! Readers include Joyce Carol Oates, Dan Stevens (Downton Abbey), Ari Graynor (Whip It), Linda Lavin, and BD Wong. Don’t be late! Peter Jay Sharp Theatre at Symphony Space Wed, Nov 18, 2015 7:30pm
Cathy Rubin has posted a lovely article in her “Global Search for Education” blog on the Huffington Post about the Alice150 exhibition at Columbia. It contains a link to her YouTube video interview with Jennifer B. Lee (Curator, Performing Arts Collections of the Butler Library at Columbia and this exhibit) and Mark Burstein. For those of us who were… [read full post]
The 150th Anniversary Deluxe Edition of Martin Gardner’s The Annotated Alice was the subject of a long, thoughtful review by Adam Gopnik in the “Page-Turner” column on The New Yorker’s website. Click here.
Today is the official release date of the long-awaited 150th Anniversary Deluxe Edition of Martin Gardner’s The Annotated Alice, the first update in 15 years. Edited and art-directed by Mark Burstein, it features more than a hundred new or updated annotations, many by Gardner himself (some, but not all, from the Knight Letter). The “deluxe”… [read full post]