In the Mind of a Genius

The last few days, I've been immersing myself in the magic of Walt Disney, specifically the early years, the European influences, and the road to Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.  Simply put, overwhelm is understatement.  I've known for a long time the level of work and innovation that went into this film, but I've been … Continue reading In the Mind of a Genius

A New Project

I think everyone who keeps up with this me and this site knows that I've got more projects going than I can viably keep up with.  In that spirit, it's time to add yet another one.  I was pretty sure I'd wait to unveil this project sometime after the new year, but... well, why not … Continue reading A New Project

Walt Disney: The Triumph of the American Imagination by Neal Gabler

This is the signature of a great man.  It's also the basis of a corporate logo, which took the original man, name, and signature, and stylized them all.  Where does the man end and company begin?  Is there any difference? This mammoth biography (900+ pages in print, 33+ hours in audio) represents the most in-depth portrait of … Continue reading Walt Disney: The Triumph of the American Imagination by Neal Gabler