Category Archives: Animation

Did Disney read Frankenstein?

Before taking this class, I was not very familiar with the conventions, history and common knowledge between authors of the 19th century, but now I am able to see the influences of 19th century literature everywhere, even in Disney movies! I discovered this pretty easily because I have an 11-year-old sister and ever since she […] Continue reading

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Animation through the Ages

Even though I’m at the ripe, old age of 20, I still have a huge passion for Japanese animation.  Yes, I mean “anime.”  I feel like many people are judging me already and thinking, “Oh, anime…that’s like Pokemon, right? Just kid’s stuff.”  Honestly, who can blame them?  The Japanese animation that has permeated the American […] Continue reading

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