John Libbey & Company Ltd. has published WALT DISNEY AND EUROPE by RobinAllan. The work is a study of the way Europe and European cultureinfluenced Walt Disney and his artists in the making of the Disney animatedfeature films from SNOW WHITE to THE JUNGLE BOOK. The book is 368 pages,and lavishly illustrated in black and white and color with manyillustrations that have never been published. Paperback: ISBN1-86462-041-2; £22.50; Hardback: ISBN 1-86462-040-4; £40.00. Robin Allanwill be doing signings on Thursday, September 2 at 7 pm at Waterstone'sBookshop at 91 Deansgate in Manchester, England, and the main book launchtakes place on Wednesday, September 8 at 6:30 pm at The Animation ArtGallery at 13-14 Great Castle Street in London, England. For moreinformation telephone Angie Needs, John Libbey & Co. Ltd., at 0181 9472777; or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; or visit www.johnlibbey.com.
Robin Allan wrote about Disney for the April 1999 issue of Animation WorldMagazine in "Walt Disney's Make Mine Music: A Reassessment".