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Authors Dressed As Their Favorite Literary Characters

What literary characters do you think your favorite authors hold dear? An exhibition titled “26 Characters” at The Story Museum in Oxford, England may just answer this question - in an extremely unique way!

"26 Characters" is a photo exhibit featuring 26 British authors dressed as their storybook heroes. It includes storytellers like National Storytelling Laureate Katrice Horsley photographed here as Mary Poppins, Neil Gaiman, and more. See more dressed up authors and learn about the exhibit on the following slides!

Credit: Cambridge Jones

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