Read Dickens Now!

By posted at 3:00 pm on November 8, 2011 1

Charles Dickens turns 200 in February, which is one good explanation for two new biographies (Charles Dickens: A Life) and (Becoming Dickens) appearing just in time. But even more importantly, why is now the perfect time to read him? Here’s one hint: the man’s vast social imagination.

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One Response to “Read Dickens Now!”

  1. Michael Acker
    at 5:53 pm on November 8, 2011

    Social imagination and, very entertaining and occasionally very funny.

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