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Lewis Carroll (Charles Lutwidge Dodgson)
(1832 – 1898)
|Alice's Adventures in Wonderland|
|The Hunting of the Snark|
The Reverend Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, better known by his pen name, Lewis Carroll, was an English author, mathematician, logician, Anglican clergyman, and photographer.
His most famous writings are "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" often shortened to "Alice in Wonderland" and its sequel "Through the Looking-Glass" as well as the poems "The Hunting of the Snark" and of course, "Jabberwocky".
His facility at word play, logic, and fantasy has delighted audiences ranging from children to the literary elite. But beyond this, his work has become embedded deeply in modern culture. He has directly influenced many artists.
At some time these poems, stories and books have been read, or will be read in the Learn English Book Club with Your Teacher online.