Each week, Animation World Magazine offers new articles, special features and theme-based coverage of the art, craft and industry of animation. New this week:
- Science Visualization and Educational Animation at SIGGRAPH 2001:The Next Big Deal.Susana M. Halpine explores the underrated areas of science visualization and educational animation, which were hot topics at this year's SIGGRAPH.
- New from Japan: Anime Film Reviews.Fred Patten reviews the latest anime releases including the maze of El-Hazard versions, Oh My Goddess! and the influential Mobile Suit Gundam.
- Top Story Man - New Biography!Is it true that one of the all time greatest story sources of animation films and shorts can be labeled "lonely, sexually confused, vain, anxious and hypochondriacal?" Apparently yes! Will Ryan explains.
- That's All, Folks! Cartoon Songs from Merrie Melodies & Looney Tunes.G. P. Gotsu reviews Rhino Records compilation of Warner Bros.'greatest cartoon songs, voices and sounds from the Merrie Melodiesand Looney Tunes.
- The Career Coach: Giving Thanks.This month the Career Coach gives thanks and advocates thanks! Alittle appreciation can go a long way...