Arts + Letters

Why Tolkien Had a “Heartfelt Loathing” for All Things Disney

A fascinating read about what happened when Tolkien and his friend C.S. Lewis went to see Disney’s Snow White and…
History + Politics

Disney Made an Anti-Nazi Educational Film, Really

Gone are the days when Disney meant theme parks and anthropomorphic characters retelling story tales. (I’m not sure I ever…
Gender + Sexuality

When Disney Made a Film About Menstruation

An estimated 105 million students watched this 1946 film about menstruation.  There’s so much one could say about this, but…

That Time Disney Made A Math Movie

I had NO idea that this existed.  Disney made a half-hour movie about math (and other stuff too, like this).…