Reading Assignment

Reading Assignment

Barrier, Michael. The Animated Man: A Life of Walt Disney. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2008. ACLS,;idno=heb08168 Chapter 5.

Brode, Douglas. “I Had a Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes: In Defense of Disney, Part I,” in  Multiculturalism and the Mouse. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2005. 1-19.

Brode, Douglas. “Popular Culture and Political Correctnes: In Defense of Disney, Part II,” in  Multiculturalism and the Mouse. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2005. 255-270.

Francaviglia, Richard. “Frontierland as an Allegorical Map of the American West.” Disneyland and Culture: Essays on the Parks and Their Influence. Jackson and West. McFarland & Company, Jefferson, NC, 2011. 59-83.

Russo, Peggy A. 1992. Uncle Walt’s Uncle Remus: Disney’s Distortion of Harris’s Hero. The Southern Literary Journal 25 (1) (Fall): pp. 19-32. JSTOR.


Reading Assignment selections contributed by Ania Giffin, Erin Turley, Allison Santo, and Maria Cain.

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