Time for Alice

6 July 2019 9.00am 5.00pm

Venue:

Blackwell Hall, Weston Library (Map)

Contact:

Weston Library Information desk - 01865 277094

Description

Join us to celebrate Alice's Day at the Weston Library drop-in printing, mini book-making, and a range of lectures.

Drop-in Activities (Weston Library):

  • 11am-3pm - Create a matchbox concertina book with drawing and collage
  • 11am-3pm - Hand-press printing
  • 9am-5pm - Hiroko Hanna's animated Alice
  • 9am-5pm - A display of Alices old and new

Time for Alice (Weston Library Lecture Theatre)

The Lewis Carroll Society presents four illustrated talks:

  • 10am: Alice’s Nightmare in Wonderland: an innovative adventure gamebook with a dangerous twist - Jon Green
  • 11am: Alice in Guinness-time: a 1960s’ advertising campaign using Lewis Carroll’s characters - Brian Sibley
  • 1pm: Alice in Fashion-land: over a century of changing trends and designs inspired by Wonderland  -Kiera Vaclavik
  • 2pm: Timeless Alice: adventures in modernity: from the fourth dimension to climate change - Franziska Kohlt

Booking

All events are free.  

This event is listed under: Family events; Free events
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