Celebrate Dickens Style!

The Great Dickens Christmas Fair kicks off the Friday after Thanksgiving, November 26, for four weekends through Sunday, December 19, at the Cow Palace in San Francisco. This “fantastically fun” annual tradition is perhaps the most elaborate and quintessentially “old-fashioned” Christmas event anywhere… and it happens ONLY in the San Francisco Bay Area! Attendance surpassed … Continue reading Celebrate Dickens Style!

A Christmas Rewrite, as Dickens Edits Dickens

A Christmas Rewrite, as Dickens Edits DickensBy ALISON LEIGH COWANHere is part of the article:Updated, Dec. 4 Alison Cowan and Declan Kiely, a curator at the Morgan Library and Museum, discussed Dickens’s manuscript for “A Christmas Carol” in an interview that aired Dec. 4 on WQXR. Listen online here.It is an enduring mystery of English … Continue reading A Christmas Rewrite, as Dickens Edits Dickens