What Can I Do to Be Forever Known?

Daniel M. Ogilvie

in Fantasies of Flight

Published in print January 2004 | ISBN: 9780195157468
Published online April 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199894024 | DOI:
What Can I Do to Be Forever Known?

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This chapter focuses on J. M. Barrie and how the stories related by his mother, Margaret Ogilvy, over several years, provided him with ideas that he would subsequently use as an initial answer to his question “What can I do to be forever known?” They escalated the career of a young, hardworking and often witty journalist to that of an author of books which brought him early fame.

Keywords: J. M. Barrie; Peter Pan; Margaret Ogilvy

Chapter.  3391 words. 

Subjects: Cognitive Psychology

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