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J. M. Barrie's Peter Pan in and Out of Time: A Children's Classic at 100

by Donna R. White (Editor), C. Anita Tarr (Editor)

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J.M. Barrie's Peter Pan In and Out of Time: A Children's Classic at 100 is a wonderful resource for anyone who wishes to look at Peter Pan in a critical fashion. I first discovered this book through the library when I was doing a project on Peter Pan, and after I absolutely could not delay returning the book any longer, I found myself constantly referring to my bibliography and missing the book. So I ordered it! While this is a wonderful look at Peter Pan, the essays in Peter Pan In and Out of Time refer far beyond just Peter Pan-- the time period and ideas referenced are valuable to understanding certain literary and historical concepts. I've referred to this book several times since purchase and in most of those instances I was looking for general information in the essays regarding adolescence, gender roles, and other ideas and issues that are touched upon. I highly recommend this book! ( )
  gingergoddess | Mar 6, 2009 |
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Celebrating 100 years of Peter Pan, this fourth volume in the Centennial Studies series explores the cultural contents of Barrie's creation and the continuing impact of Peter Pan on children's literature and popular culture today, especially focusing on the fluctuations of time and narrative strategies.
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