This undated photo provided by Christie's shows a page from a first print-run of Lewis Carroll's "Al...

Rare copy of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland expected to fetch $2 million at auction

What do the sci-fi action thriller “The Matrix,” a suite of Salvador Dali’s paintings and Douglas Hofstadter’s Pulitzer-prize winning nonfiction book Godel, Escher, Bach have in common? Each, in its own way, was influenced by Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.

But when the children’s book was first published, in 1865, the illustrator described it as...

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Residency applications are due June 6Artists living and working in Southwest Colorado are invited to apply for one-week artist residencies at Willowtail Springs. As part of the residency, artists are expected to propose and deliver a project that brings their experience at Willowtail back to the community. Applications are due June 6. For more information, qualifications and to apply, visit durangoarts.org/artistresidency.

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