Why has popular opinion of the author of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland undergone such a dramatic reversal? The Rev. Charles Lutwidge Dodgson was a teacher of mathematics at Oxford and a deacon of the Anglican Church. To readers all over the world, he became renowned as Lewis. Jun 9, - Andrea DenHoed writes on Lewis Carroll's photography. writes in his piece on Carroll and the “Alice” books in the Summer Fiction Issue.