News & Media

  • A recent op-ed in the Providence Journal provided commentary on misogyny and racism in Hollywood in light of the Harvey Weinstein scandal and its fallout. You can read it here.


  • Conspiracy Theory in Film, Television, and Politics is the basis of an article entitled “A Conspiracy Thriller Before Its Time,” which appeared in a recent edition of Slate. The article is available here.


  • Gordon Arnold was the guest in two recent editions of the Inquiry, a popular radio interview program hosted by Mark Lynch at WICN, the NPR affiliate in Worcester, MA. The segments focused on material from Arnold’s book, Animation and the American ImaginationThe interviews are available as podcasts here (the first program, which focused on early U.S. animation) and here (the second program, which focused on early television animation).



  • In an interview that appeared in the Salem News, author Gordon Arnold discussed his book Projecting the End of the American Dream and Hollywood’s role in shaping and reflecting U.S. political and social anxieties over much of the 20th century.