Here & Now Here & Now

Support the news

Charles Dickens' Christmas

This article is more than 11 years old.

The fellowship and good cheer that Charles Dickens celebrates in his classic "A Christmas Carol" helped to resuscitate a holiday that had fallen out of favor. We learn more about Dickens and "A Christmas Carol" from Les Standiford, the author of "The Man Who Invented Christmas: How Charles Dickens Rescued His Career and Revived Our Holiday Spirits".

Support the news

+Join the discussion
TwitterfacebookEmail

Support the news