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Lewis Carroll

Episode 5 of 8

Writer Lynne Truss chooses the creator of Alice in Wonderland, Lewis Carroll. With Matthew Parris and Robin Wilson. From May 2011.

Matthew Parris and writer Lynne Truss discuss the life of author Lewis Carroll. Famous for the Alice books, Carroll was also a brilliant mathematician and early photographer. But his reputation has been clouded by allegations, never substantiated, that he was a repressed paedophile. With the help of biographer Robin Wilson, Lynne and Matthew try to discover why, despite the millions of words written about him, Carroll still remains a mystery.

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Fri 1 Jun 2018 00:30

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  • Tue 3 May 2011 16:30
  • Fri 6 May 2011 23:00
  • Thu 31 May 2018 18:30
  • Fri 1 Jun 2018 00:30

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