Int. History of Animation

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2019
Subject Name: 
Comparative Literature
Course Number: 
337
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
This course traces the history of animation from the late 19th century to today, including short and feature-length films from the United States, Europe and Japan. Topics will include the Fleischer, Disney and UPA studios, directors from Emil Cole to Hayao Miyazaki, and experimental animators including Oskar Fischinger and John Canemaker. Animation for television, including Jay Ward's Rocky and Bullwinkle and Matt Groening's The Simpsons will also be considered. (Gen. Ed. AT, DG)
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
25759

Course Sections

Int. History of Animation
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 N Couch nccouch@complit.umass.edu TU 4:00PM 7:00PM Herter Hall room 113