Commemorations, News, Reflections

A Fair Future for Japanese Animation

Animation. The physical movement of an object being demonstrated one frame at a time. What started out as an experiment with cameras in the mid to late 1800s had become embraced by the early 1900s. Michigan-born cartoonist Windsor McCay, who serialized the surrealist Little Nemo in Slumberland from 1905 to 1925 in the New York… Continue reading A Fair Future for Japanese Animation

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Oscar Week 2019: Bohemian Rhapsody and Bao, I’m rooting for you!

Hey, everyone! Takahashi-sensei here. You might've been asking yourself every year, "How have things been going in Hollywood?" The answer? It depends. Unless you're a die-hard comic book or superhero fan looking forward to the next Marvel Cinematic Universe installment, or someone suffering a nostalgia addiction, things have been getting stale in Hollywood(only slightly). The… Continue reading Oscar Week 2019: Bohemian Rhapsody and Bao, I’m rooting for you!

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Next Week: A Disneyland Vacation PLUS…a brief salute to Walt Disney himself

Hello! Takahashi-sensei again. Jeez...this sleepy-arm syndrome has been killing me for quite a week. I hope there's a remedy for it somewhere. Anyway, in spite of it, I'm happy to announce that I will be going to Anaheim, California with my relatives for a week-long getaway at Disneyland Park and Resort. Yes, I've been a… Continue reading Next Week: A Disneyland Vacation PLUS…a brief salute to Walt Disney himself