Lewis Carroll

1832–1898
Lewis Carroll

Since Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland first appeared in 1865, Lewis Carroll’s (Charles Lutwidge Dodgson) works have been loved by children and adults alike. His nonsense poetry and invented language create clear images of fantastic landscapes, animals, and heroes.

What People are Saying

"I learned to enjoy older poems. At first, I hated the requirement that I had to choose a poem that was pre-20th century. However, as time went by, I began to enjoy the poems more and more. My favorite pre-20th century poet is now Emily Bronte. "
Eseme Segbefia
2018 NY POL Champ