The Amazing World of Alice in Wonderland

2010

Tim Burton released his blockbuster film Alice in Wonderland, set after the events of Lewis Carroll’s original books but featuring many of the same characters. Mary Jean Hargreaves, now with the surname St Clair, told journalists that ‘Grandmother Alice would have been amazed to see how people still love the story so many generations later. I can’t say she would have approved of the film. It looks loud and manic, which wasn’t her style.

2012

The 150th anniversary of the boat trip during which the story was first told to Alice and her sisters.

Click on the image below to read a pdf (PDF document) copy of the newspaper article.

Article from the Surrey Advertiser on Dr Will Brooker's 'Anniversaries of Alice' project, 27 Apr 2012

Article from the Surrey Advertiser on Dr Will Brooker’s ‘Anniversaries of Alice’ project, 27 Apr 2012

2015

The 150th anniversary of the publication of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.

Click here for Surrey Life magazine’s article featuring Lewis Carroll in Surrey and planned celebrations for the 2015 anniversary http://www.surreylife.co.uk/out-about/places/celebrating_150_years_of_alice_in_wonderland_in_guildford_1_4122817

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