Profile of the Day: Charles Dickens

Posted December 22, 2011 by Amanda | No Comment

Charles Dickens

In 1843, English novelist Charles Dickens published one of his best known novels, A Christmas Carol. To this day, the novel has never been out of print and has been adapted into films, the stage and other media. The story follows the transformation of the stingy Ebenezer Scrooge after the spiritual visits of the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Yet to Come. It is said that Dickens’ novel redefined the spirit and importance of Christmas and influenced many aspects of the holiday that are celebrated in Western nations today.

 

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