Wednesday 5th September 6.30pm for 7pm
The Art Workers' Guild, 6 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AT
"Why is a Raven like a Writing-Desk" 'The Dickensian Answer to Carroll's Riddle, with a Reflexive Corroboration of this Same Answer by George MacDonald'
The Hatter opened his eyes very wide on hearing this; but all he said was,'Why is a raven like a writing-desk?''Come, we shall have some fun now!'thought Alice'I'm glad they've begun asking riddles - I believe I can guess that,'she added aloud.'Do you mean that you think you can find out the answer to it?' said the March Hare.'Exactly so,' said Alice. 'Then you should say what you mean,'The March Hare went on.
This riddle has exercised the brains of Carrollians and others ever since the Hatter posed it in 1865? Now Fernando Soto believes that he may have found the answer...