Alice in Wonderland: Sex, Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll, with Mark Richards

An exploration of how Lewis Carroll's dream-child has inspired the wilder sides of popular culture. In this very visual talk, Mark Richards explores Alice's pervasive influence with a particular focus on the fringes of everyday life and culture, observing how a child of the Victorian nursery finds her way into the most unlikely places.

DETAILS

Nov 9th 2015 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The Viktor Wynd Museum of Curiosities, Fine Art & Natural History, London

11 Mare Street, E84RP

£10

£5 concessions

DESCRIPTION

Alice in Wonderland: Sex, Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll, with Mark Richards.

Monday, Nov 9th

6.00pm – 9.00pm


An exploration of how Lewis Carroll's dream-child has inspired the wilder
sides of popular culture.
In this very visual talk, Mark Richards explores Alice's pervasive influence
with a particular focus on the fringes of everyday life and culture,
observing how a child of the Victorian nursery finds her way into the most
unlikely places.

Mark Richards is an independent researcher and collector whose studies into
the life and works of Lewis Carroll have spanned 40 years. His interests
range from Carroll's bizarre approach logic to the Surrealist's obsession
with Alice.

 

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