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In Our Time: A Christmas Carol on Apple Podcasts [Audio] [Shared]

In Our Time: A Christmas Carol on Apple Podcasts Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss Charles Dickens’ novella, written in 1843 when he was 31, which has become intertwined with his reputation and with Christmas itself. Ebenezer Scrooge is the miserly … Continue reading

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Why should you read Charles Dickens? by Iseult Gillespie via TedEd [Video] [Shared]

The starving orphan seeking a second helping of gruel. The spinster wasting away in her tattered wedding dress. The stone-hearted miser plagued by the ghost of Christmas past. More than a century after his death, these remain recognizable figures from … Continue reading

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Why should you read Charles Dickens? – Iseult Gillespie via Ted-Ed [Video]

View full lesson The starving orphan seeking a second helping of gruel. The spinster wasting away in her tattered wedding dress. The stone-hearted miser plagued by the ghost of Christmas past. More than a century after his death, these remain … Continue reading

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Lego Christmas Carol Set via Instagram and with time lapse video [Video]

Lego Christmas Carol Set Dickens’ A Christmas Carol is one of my favorite and this year we held our annual live reading of the story with friends via zoom. For my birthday, the family gifted me this special Lego set. … Continue reading

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Listen to the 2020 Version of Our Annual Live Reading of A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens [Audio] (1 hour and 23 minutes)

This is our annual holiday reading of this classic Dickens’ story. Recorded Sunday, December 20, 2020 via Zoom. Each year we bring together friends, and family to read sections from a condensed version of the story — made by Charles … Continue reading

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Cast and Friends of Our Annual Reading of A Christmas Carol (2020) via Instagram

Annual Reading of A Christmas Carol Cast and Friends We recorded our annual reading live today with some great friends. An audio version will be released in the next couple days for your listening pleasure. Thanks to all who participated. … Continue reading

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Christmas 2020 – 2 in a series – My Favorite Quotes from A Christmas Carol #1 – Old Marley was Dead!

Christmas 2020 – 2 in a series – My Favorite Quotes from A Christmas Carol #1 – Old Marley was Dead! Old Marley was as dead as a door-nail. Mind! I don’t mean to say that I know, of my … Continue reading

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Home School: Film Adaptations of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol via Gresham College on YouTube

How do the different film versions of Charles Dickens’s A Christmas Carol reflect the politics and culture of their own particular times? A lecture by Dr Christine L. Corton, Wolfson College Cambridge10 December 2019 6PM GMT A Christmas Carol (1843) … Continue reading

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