Exhibits

 

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150 Years of Wonderland

At the Morgan Library & Museum

June 26 – October 11, 2015

This exhibition will bring to light the curious history of Wonderland, presenting an engaging account of the genesis, publication, and enduring appeal of Lewis Carroll’s classic tale, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.

For the first time in three decades, the original manuscript will travel from the British Library in London to New York, where it will be joined by original drawings and letters, rare editions, vintage photographs, and fascinating objects—many never before exhibited.

Alice at Columbia

at the Chang Octagon Gallery, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Butler Library, 6th Floor, East, Columbia University

September 8 – January 28, 2016

The exhibit celebrates the events of 1932 when Alice Pleasance Hargreaves was awarded an honorary degree by Columbia University for the centenary of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson.

Alice in a World of Wonderlands

At the Grolier Club

September 16 – November 21, 2015

This exhibition of translations of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland will show how the popularity of the book has spread around the globe and is still being translated in different languages and dialects 150 years after its original publication.

“Go Ask Alice”: Alice, Wonderland, and Popular Culture

At the Bobst Library, NYU

September 26 – December 11, 2015

An  exhibit of Alice ephemera is a most interesting way of portraying the impact of the book on a broad spectrum of popular culture. It is also appealing and accessible to viewers of all ages.

Alice Live!

at the New York Public Library of Performing Arts

October 2, 2015 through January 16, 2016