In celebration of the Library's recent acquisition of a rare, 1865 first edition of Lewis Carroll's masterpiece, this panel discussion explores the multiple ways that Alice in Wonderland has inspired Melbourne historians, artists and curators, as well as their audiences.
- Dr Michelle Smith (chair), Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Deakin University.
- Dr Wendy Garden, Senior Curator, Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery.
- Dr Juliet O'Conor, Children's Research Librarian, State Library Victoria.
- Dr Nurin Veis, Manager, Scienceworks Museum.
About the Making Public Histories seminar series
The Making Public Histories seminar series is a joint initiative between State Library Victoria, the History Council of Victoria and Monash University Institute for Public History. It is a focused seminar series that explores the issues and approaches to historical representation in contemporary society, public history, making history and heritage.