Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland : did you really understand this novel?

Mathieu Belleville-Douelle
Literature-e-stories
5 min readMay 6, 2024

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In Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Lewis Carroll tells the story of a fictional dream. The world of the novel is thus invented and specific to this book. When Alice enters the burrow, she symbolically crosses the boundary between reality and fantasy. It’s not long before she opens a real door, making the work part of the topos of the new universe. Anything is possible. Between transgression and initiation, the protagonist discovers a world where the absurd is the only coherence. But what can we learn from this work? What does it…

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Mathieu Belleville-Douelle
Literature-e-stories

I love writing, words and ideas. I always want to learn and explore new fields. Committed to my values, I struggle with my inner contradictions.