Click to search the Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library Skip Navigation

Charles Dickens: The Key to Character Exhibition: Dickens, Scrooge and Autobiography


Gerhard Joseph, Lehman College and the Graduate Center, CUNY, discusses A Christmas Carol as a cautionary tale, revealing the kind of person that Dickens—haunted by childhood misery—might have become.

Chat with a librarian now

Keep Up With NYPL Events

Subscribe to our newsletters:

NYPL Programs

NYPL Family Programs

Programs for educators:

Teaching & Learning