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Dickens Reading Project
Dickens over rice

Dickens over rice

As part of my Dickens reading, I’m planning on reading the works in as many formats as possible.  I’m fascinated by how the reading experience can be affected when you change the format of the text or the setting of your reading space.  Many of the novels I’ll read in the Oxford Illustrated …

Dickens of a Year Reading Order

Dickens of a Year Reading Order

My order of reading will be as close as possible to the publication dates, meaning I’ll try to discover Dickens (in a compressed fashion) as his original picture0868-290x290readers did. I’ll make an exception for the Christmas books, which I’ll read...

The Dickens of a Year Plan

For the next 365 days I’ll be reading ALL of Dickens (or at least as much as humanly possible).  Here’s my Dickens of a Year plan:

1. I’ll read all the published works of Dickens: novels, short stories, journalism (all that has been identified), as well as many Dickens letters as I can …

Reading Charles Dickens

Reading Charles Dickens

2012 marks the Charles Dickens Bicentenary and for the next year I will be reading all of Charles Dickens’ published works.  All the novels.  All the stories.  All the journalism.  All the Dickens.  All year.  I’ll also be reading many of Dickens’ letters, biographies and criticism, not to mention watching TV and film …