Walt Disney and the Facsimile of Reality by J. Richard Singleton
Approx. 1,760 words.
Published on February 27, 2012.
An essay detailing the benefits and drawbacks of Walt Disney's affect on animation, and childrens' fiction and cinema. The author outlines how Disney the man and the corporation revolutionalized childrens' entertainment and animation, with the unexpected drawback of wounding traditional folk tales and mass-marketing childhood to create a shared experience as consumers.