150 Years of Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland at The Ransom Center


Quite a long time ago, 150 years in fact, down down down the rabbit hole little Alice went, and when she came out again she was not the same person as went in. Not at all! Her curiously wonderful journey, filled with as many rash impulses and poor choices as any adolescent’s life could possibly be, has somehow wound its way from the little boat on The Isis, where Lewis Carroll first invented the story in 1863, up through the tendrils of culture and time to become one of the world’s most beloved stories. First published in 1865, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland has never been out of print, and has inspired countless artists to create their own interpretations of Alice and her curious companions.

Currently here in Austin, Texas, The Ransom Center hosts “150 Years of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland”, which celebrates Lewis Carroll the author and photographer, his enduring classic and the…

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