In illustrating this fundamental stage of child development through the interaction of two children, one with a solid grasp of other minds and the other without, Barrie was remarkably prescient. In doing so through the lens of her own expertise, she reveals that Barrie had an almost uncanny grasp of human cognitive development four to eight decades before psychologists began to work on similar questions about the way we develop thinking and reasoning skills. Ridley has a distinguished career in neuroscience research with the University of Cambridge and Medical Research Council. Her work has focused on the brain mechanisms underlying cognitive processes such as learning, memory and problem solving. Since childhood Ridley has been an avid reader of literature and poetry — and a collector of books.
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These are the classic exploits of Peter Pan the Neverland resident whose everlasting youth and adventure has delighted readers for nearly a century. This collection features some of Peter s most memorable brushes with Captain Hook, including his first encounters with Wendy, John, and Michael. Readers and critics hoping to experience Peter Pan before its numerous film and play adaptations will enjoy this volume immensely. Peter Pan has become a play, a Broadway musical, a movie, the name of a peanut butter, a mental complex--and the list goes on and on. Interestingly, and a testament to the brilliance of the original work , the story and characters portrayed in the novel are easily recognizable in all the permutations and incarnations that have been birthed over the last hundred years. Technically, the book is entitled Peter Pan and Wendy and it is one of three books that J.
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That innocent episode is here reimagined by Rego in an ominous, erotically charged setting. On top of an open wardrobe—a site of childhood fears—reclines a nude woman, while on the back wall stuffed toys cast disquieting shadows. Aquatint, a technique of light and shadows, is perfectly suited to depicting this episode, part of a portfolio of illustrations to Peter Pan.
Drawing attention to the interplay between writing and vision, Reading Boyishly is stuffed full with more than images. At once delicate and powerful, the book is a meditation on the threads that unite mothers and sons and on the writers and artists who create from those threads art that captures an irretrievable past. Ler resenha completa. While the titular writers Barthes, Barrie, Proust, and Winnicott and photographer Lartigue do not represent the same genre and did not even all write in the same language, what unifies their work