Through a Touch-Screen Looking Glass
SUNDAY BOOK REVIEW | APPLIED READING
By J. D. BIERSDORFER
Another variation on an old classic goes for a more daring interpretation, thanks to the art director Emmanuel Paletz. THE ALICE APP ($4.99 for the iPad and $3.99 for Android tablets) recounts Lewis Carroll’s 1865 classic “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” through animated collages composed of photographs, playing cards, nature illustrations — and famous Dutch and Flemish Renaissance paintings.