Through the Looking-Glass: And What Alice Found There Essay & Project Ideas

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1. Research transportation in nineteenth-century England during the time Carroll wrote and published this story. What modes of transportation did Carroll use in his novel that mimic the era?

2. At the novel's resolution, Carroll asks "Which do you think that it was?", Alice or the Red King that dreamt the story. What do you think and why?

3. Imagine that Carroll wrote the book from the viewpoint of the Red King instead of Alice. How would the story change? Your opinion?

4. Research Carroll's life. What significance did his father play in his life? His mother? What qualities did they help him develop that enabled him to become a prominent writer?

5. Write a story using Carroll's nonsense style. Personify as many types of objects and animals as you can. Share it with the class.

6. Read The Artist's Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity by Julia Cameron.

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Through the Looking-Glass: And What Alice Found There from Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction and Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
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