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NYC-ARTS Choice: “Alice: 150 Years of Wonderland”

Clip | 5m 9s

Associate curator Carolyn Vega discusses The Morgan Library & Museum’s exhibition “Alice: 150 Years of Wonderland.” In honor of the 150th anniversary of the first publication of Lewis Carroll’s “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland,” the Morgan explores the inspiration for the story, its rocky path to publication, and its enduring legacy as a British classic.

Aired: 08/20/15

Rating: NR

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NYC-ARTS is made possible in part by First Republic Bank. Major funding for NYC-ARTS is also made possible by Rosalind P. Walter, the Kate W. Cassidy Foundation, the Thea Petschek Iervolino Foundation, the Jean Dubinsky Appleton Estate, Jody and John Arnhold, Ellen and James S. Marcus, The Lewis “Sonny” Turner Fund for Dance, Elise Jaffe and Jeffrey Brown, The Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, and the Elroy and Terry Krumholz Foundation. This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council. Additional funding provided by members of THIRTEEN.