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A Smattering of Published Articles


"Today’s Secret Word Is: Animation – How Pee-wee’s Playhouse Redefined Cartoons"

Interviewing Prudence Fenton, Stephen Oakes, Phil Trumbo, and David Daniels

8/17/23  Animation Magazine

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"A Look Back at the Disney Revolt"

A book excerpt

7/8/22  Animation Magazine

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"Off into the Wild Blue Sky"

Reflecting upon the closing of the largest animation studio out east

4/16/21  Animation Magazine

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"The Original Animaniacs Toonsmith: Randy Rogel"

An interview with performer and composer of Warner TV animation

12/11/19  Animation Magazine

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"The Biggest Mouse in New York City"

An interview with artist Darren Romanelli

1/1/19  Animation Magazine

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"Picket Lines in Paradise"

With the world at war, animation auteur battled his artists

6/1/17  American History Magazine

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"Chasing Fowl: The Ducktales Gang is Revitalized for Today's Gamers"

Interviewing Capcom's Rey Jimenez, and actor Alan Young

8/01/13  Animation Magazine


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"D23: A Toon-lover's Impressions"

Interviewing D23 hosts Billy Stanek and Justin Arthur

5/27/13  Animation Magazine


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"Rooftop Films Show Sundance Winners"

Interviewing Stephen Neary

6/18/12  ASIFA-East

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"A Class of His Own: How One Artist/Activist Pioneered Animation Education"

An investigation on Art Babbitt, incl. interview with Carl Bell

5/12/11  Animation World Network

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"Brooklyn's 2010 Animation Block Party"

Interviewing festival curator Casey Safron

7/23/10  Animation Magazine


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"Animators Capture the Performance in Commercials"

Interviewing Valdimar Baldvinsson, Eric Luhta, John Vielee, and Kyle Mohr

1/1/10  Animation Mentor


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"Flying High with Pixar"

Interviewing co-director Bob Peterson, and animators Aaron Hartline & Chris Chua

11/1/09  Animation Mentor


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"A Wooden Boy Gets a New Polish"

Interviewing the original voice of Pinocchio, actor Dick Jones

4/1/09  Animation Magazine

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"A Modern Fairy Tale"

Interviewing CG Tinker Bell director Brad Raymond

11/1/08  Animation Magazine

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"Dalmatians on DVD: Out Out Darn Spots!"

Interviewing voice actress Lisa Davis


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"An Interview with Alejandro Arbona"

Assistant Editor at Marvel Comics

6/1/08  aNYmator

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"How to Survive as an Animation Contractor"

Will animate for food.

5/1/08  Animation Mentor


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"Mr. Sporn in the Spotlight"

Interviewing indie animator Michael Sporn

1/1/08  Animation Magazine

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"Far Beyond the Bare Necessities"

Bruce Reitherman reflects on The Jungle Book

11/1/07  Animation Magazine

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"Dean Yeagle: Disney-esque artist and Pin-up King"

Interviewing illustrator and comics artist


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"Keeping Fresh the Old Spirit"

An interview with J. J. Sedelmaier

6/1/07  aNYmator and

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"Rising Stars of Animation"

Interviewing Amy Winfrey, Rob Boutilier, and Chris Siemasko

6/1/07  Animation Magazine

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"Will Disney's Meet the Robinsons Have a Bright Future?"

Interviewing author/illustrator William Joyce and directors Robh Ruppel & Steve Anderson

5/1/07  Animation Magazine (Cover Story)

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"Pirates, Pixie Dust, and Poignancy"

Interviewing actor & Disney legend Kathryn Beaumont

4/1/07  Animation Magazine

"The Slipper Still Fits"

Interviewing Cinderella III director Frank Nissen

3/1/07  Animation Magazine

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"Meet New York's New ANImagician"

Interviewing studio head Jeff Nodelman

2/1/07  Animation Magazine

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"A Minute with Andreas Deja"

Interviewing legendary Disney lead animator

1/26/07  AnimatorsUnite

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"Profile: Ila Abramson"

Interviewing an animation industry recruiter

1/1/07  aNYmator

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"A Blast From TV's Past"

Interviewing MoCCA chief & toon aficionado Matt Murray

12/1/06  Animation Magazine

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"Profile: Aaron Augenblick"

Interviewing the chief of Augenblick Studios

12/1/06  aNYmator

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"Diving Under the Sea Again"

Interviewing The Little Mermaid directors Ron Clements & John Musker

11/1/06  Animation Magazine

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"Profile: Michael Sporn"

Interviewing seasoned independent animation studio head

11/1/06  aNYmator

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"Profile: Terry McGovern"

Interviewing the voice of Disney TV animation's Launchpad McQuack


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"Profile: Fred Siebert"

Interviewing the long-successful animation producer

10/1/06  aNYmator

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"IDT Hits One Out of the Park"

Interviewing Everyone's Hero creative producer Ron Tippe, VP of artistic development Frank Gladstone, executive producer Jerry Davis, and writer Rob Kurtz

10/1/06  Animation Magazine

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"Profile: Gary Conrad"

Interviewing story artist and Nickelodeon director


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"Adventures in the Toon Trade"

Interviewing animation director and author David B. Levy

9/1/06  Animation Magazine

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"Apocalypse Soon"

Interviewing animation creator of Broken Saints Brooke Burgess

9/1/06  Animation Magazine

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"MoMA's Tomorrowland Looks Back in Wonder"

Interviewing MoMA CalArts exhibit curator Josh Siegel, animators Leon Joosen & Gary Conrad

7/1/06  Animation Magazine

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"Ron Sadoff Tells the Score"

Interviewing composer and NYU director of film music

6/1/06  aNYmator

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"Dream On Silly Dreamer"

Interviews with filmmakers Dan Lund & Tony West

6/1/06  Frames Per Second Magazine

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"Head in the Clouds"

Interviewing 9Story's co-founder Vince Commisso about Skyland

6/1/06  Animation Magazine

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"Jay Shuster, Wielder of a Pixar Pencil"

Cars sketch artist shares his points


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"Fawning Over Bambi II"

Interviewing director Brian Pimental and lead animator Andreas Deja

5/1/06  Animation Magazine

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"John Canemaker, Oscar Winner"

Interviewing longtime animated filmmaker

04/1/06  aNYmator

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"In Her Own Words: Traci Paige Johnson"

Interviewing Blues Clues co-creator and art director

3/1/06  aNYmator

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"Big Apples' Fantastic Toon Femmes"

Interviewing Kris Greengrove, Lisa Goldman, Jennifer Oxley, Nina Paley, & Linda Simensky

3/1/06  Animation Magazine

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"Candy Kugel: Indie-Studio Animation's First Lady"

Interviewing the long-standing studio head, animator, & producer

3/1/06  Frames Per Second Magazine

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"A Minute with Bruno Bozzetto"

Interviewing Italy's animation legend

2/1/06  aNYmator

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"Behind Disney's Chicken Little"

Interviewing art directors Dan Cooper & Ian Gooding, and lead animator Mark Austin

1/1/06  aNYmator

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"Lunch with June Foray"

Interviewing the legendary voice actor

12/1/05  aNYmator

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"Rick Wiener Uncovered"

Interviewing co-executive producer and writer of American Dad

11/1/05  aNYmator

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"A Minute with Eric Goldberg"

Interviewing seasoned Disney supervising animator

10/1/05  aNYmator

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"The Legacy of Joe Grant"

Interviewing John Canemaker, Eric Goldberg, and Dave Bossert

9/1/05  aNYmator

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"Milking the Pro's – Part 4"

Interviewing TV animation director David B. Levy

6/1/05  aNYmator

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"Milking the Pro's – Part 3"

Interviewing historian John Culhane and composer Jared Faber

5/1/05  aNYmator

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"Milking the Pro's – Part 2"

Interviewing studio director Dave Bossert, indie legend Bill Plympton, CEO Craig Yoe, comics artist Chris Giarrusso, and children's author Mo Willems

4/1/05  aNYmator

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"Milking the Pro's – Part 1"

Interviewing Codename Kids Next Door showrunner Tom Warburton, and original Roger Rabbit author Gary K. Wolf

3/1/05  aNYmator

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