21 Feb 2012

Dickens World a theme park in Chatham. Charles Dickens grew up in Chatham. Chatham can be a bit of a rough place. Dickensworld is situated in a shopping mall in a 'redeveloped' part of Chatham.
Charles Dickens would be 200 years old this year. Chatham would probably still be an inspiration for Charles Dickens today.
A preview of this NYTimes Magazine commission is on: