“You’d have to be a zombie to miss the humour in it – it’s hilarious. Although the book is ancient the humour feels modern. It’s also very dark. I can’t tell you how many jokes there are about dead children in it. Rereading it now, I realise a lot of my comic style comes out of that book. Carroll understates everything. It’s filled with phrases like “if I should fall on my head I don’t think I’d have much to say about it” – which would certainly be true because she’d be dead.” Read more...
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