First Wednesdays

Free Public Talks at Libraries around Vermont

Charles Dickens and the Writing of A Christmas Carol

Dickens scholar Barry Deitz considers Dickens’s career up to the publication of A Christmas Carol in 1843, what the novella’s success meant to Dickens’s life and work, and how the story has resonated since, including in films.

This video was recorded at the St. Johnsbury Athenaeum on December 6, 2018.

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