Animation and the American Imagination: A Brief History by Gordon Arnold

By Gordon Arnold

Providing a close ancient assessment of lively movie and tv within the usa over greater than a century, this ebook examines animation in the U.S. movie and tv in addition to within the broader sociocultural context.

• files the evolution of U.S. animation, from its origins in newspaper cartooning before everything of the twentieth century to the electronic creations of the past due twentieth century and beyond

• unearths social impact on animation throughout historical past, together with problems with race and gender

• Identifies a brand new preoccupation of the yankee public with animation and reconsiders well known lively movies and television indicates during this light

• Discusses significant figures, subject matters, and studios keen on the construction of yankee lively movie and television

• Identifies significant achievements and controversies within the background of animation within the United States

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