How Lewis Carroll’s Heroine Inspired Female Characters in Cinema, Gaming and Literature
A talk by Daina Almario-Kopp
Friday 29 October 2021 7pm UK
Free online meeting:
The character of Alice was ground-breaking not only because, in both Wonderland and Looking-Glass, Lewis Carroll broke with the tradition of morality tales in children’s literature, but also because his heroine was not a passive little girl but a powerful independent-minded female protagonist.
Daina Almario-Kopp is a scientist, polyglot, public speaker, and translator who speaks six languages. Daina has degrees in Gender Studies and Psychology from University of Illinois Chicago and in Theatre Costuming and Biology from Columbia College Chicago.
Through the Looking-Glass
Sesquicentenary Conference 2021
4 – 5th November 2021
University of York, UK