Para leer al pato Donald. Comunicación de masa y colonialismo (Spanish Edition) – Kindle edition by Ariel y Armand Mattelart Dorfman. Download it once and. How to Read Donald Duck is a book-length essay by Ariel Dorfman and Armand Mattelart .. Both the Spanish title Para Leer al Pato Donald and the literal English title How to Read Donald Duck were chosen in reference to the earlier. Jul 19, The infamous Chilean book by scholars Ariel Dorfman and Armand Mattelart, Para leer al Pato Donald (How to Read Donald Duck), was.

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But they were under the thumbs of the editors, having to make more “corrections” to their work and often dealing agiel less interesting story material. How to Read Donald Duck Spanish: Please consider splitting content into sub-articles, condensing it, or adding or removing subheadings. Further studies and published works have considered the relations between the Disney Company as a corporation, the world economythe imagination of children, consumer culture, and mass marketing.

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His political opponents were supported by the United States. Andrae writes that it is not true that Disney controlled the work of every cartoonist, and that cartoonists had almost completely free hands unlike those who worked with animations. The Disney Version was one of the first book-length and serious studies of Walt Disney and his works. McClennen notes that Dorfman was partly raised in the United States. Second, he assumed that myths can easily be shattered.

According to Mooney, leftist media in Allende’s Chile tended to treat women as sex objects and emphasized images of their long legs and large breasts.


They had a shared oppressor to confront, the Disney Company itself. While Dorfman has revised several of his early ideas since the time How to Read Donald Duck was written, McClennen notes that there have been two constants in all his non-fiction works on similar topics. See Wikipedia’s guide to writing better articles for suggestions.

And neither paa Disney studio, nor the publishers actually controlled the contents of the stories involved. It is instead a polemical work with a political aim. Nobody is even aware of the identity of any character’s parents. This took place c. This article’s tone or style may not reflect the encyclopedic tone used on Wikipedia.

That a wicked ” gringo ” is working to ariwl them. July Learn how and when to remove this template message. It positions democratic socialism as an alternative to American economic and political expansionism. The songs praised collective mobilization to serve collective needs, and contrasted it to the culture of competitive capitalism and to the material success of individuals.

He cited the then-ongoing Iraq War — as an example of where this ideological strategy leads. All part of the revolutionary culture of Allende’s Chile. Dorfman was responsible for the release of international classic dona,d in affordable Spanish editions.

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Please help improve it or discuss these issues on the dorfmzn page. There is a question of how much cultural impact these media texts have gained. It was primarily a meditation on the relationship between art and politics. Both had moved there by choice. The Walt Disney Animation Studios was responsible for Disney’s theatrical animated films, while the comics were created under license by various publishers.


In effect, he produced works of media studies. The writers hoped to unmask the “false innocence” of the stories, and to inspire both young and adult readers to reject Disney’s ideology. American media culture continued to be exported to Chile.

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She notes that this was an early work in Dorfman’s canon, only his third published book. Dorfman eventually started working for Allende’s government, as a communications expert and media advisor. It was worth it for him to accept the lower rates, in order “to have the freedom to write whatever Zl wanted to write”.

La Firmein particular, often featured female characters who were unable to perceive the “proper revolutionary path” and were contrasted to male revolutionaries. Film criticism was heavily influenced by auteur theory, and did not view Walt Disney as a “fit subject for study”. The Disney comics have been widely distributed in the Third World since the s, and they could well serve as “carriers” of the cultural values of American capitalism.

The publishing house was also responsible for the publication of a number of magazines. Tomlinson examines the identification of imperialist ideology as defined by the book. He was both writing and drawing his own stories for most of his career, with little editorial supervision.

Andrae notes that a lot has been written about the validity of the arguments in How to Read Donald Duck.