Bonner Online-Bibliographie zur Comicforschung
Chen, Lindsey N. "Ethnic Marked Names as a Reflection of United States Isolationist Attitudes in Uncle $crooge Comic Books." In: Names: A Journal of Onomastics 56 (2008), S. 19–22.
Added by: joachim (28 Sep 2009 17:24:37 UTC) Last edited by: joachim (28 Sep 2009 17:26:56 UTC)
|Resource type: Journal Article
BibTeX citation key: Chen2008a
Email resource to friend
View all bibliographic details
Keywords: Barks. Carl, Disney, Ethnizität, Sprache, USA
Collection: Names: A Journal of Onomastics
Views index: 5%
Popularity index: 1.25%
This paper examines the ethnic-marked names created by Carl Barks, the writer/artist of one of the most popular Walt Disney comic book series of the 1950s and 1960s. My thesis is that, in the years following World War II, many Americans had isolationist feelings, and one of the reasons for the success of the Uncle $crooge comic books is that they fed into these feelings on almost a subconscious level.
Added by: joachim Last edited by: joachim