In Oxford, Lear will relate stories from the lives of figures like W.H. Auden, lewis carroll, and T.E. Lawrence.
Her attention to language—and the breakdown of language—invites comparisons to writers like Anthony Burgess and lewis carroll.
Plus, a trove of beautiful commonplace books by lewis carroll, Nancy Cunard and more, selected by The Harry Ransom Center.
Carroll Car·roll (kār'əl), James. 1854-1907.
British-born American physician noted for his research on yellow fever. In 1900 he deliberately infected himself with the disease for experimental purposes.