Posts Tagged ‘Carroll’

‘Twas Brillig…

Sunday, May 2nd, 2010

The poem Jabberwocky seems to be an exercise in language – the point is you’re never supposed to see The Jabberwock, The Slithy Toves or the Frumious Bandersnatch, they just live in your imagination as uncanny, twisted and shadowy possibilities. Of course Tenniel did illustrate the poem, presumably just because he wanted to draw a cool weird monster. So that’s exactly what I did.