Carl Barks: Conversations

Carl Barks: Conversations

by Donald Ault, Carl Barks

Interviews with the Disney artist who created Scrooge McDuck and many well-loved comic booksSee more details below


Interviews with the Disney artist who created Scrooge McDuck and many well-loved comic books

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University Press of Mississippi
Publication date:
Conversations with Comic Artists Series
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Donald Ault, a professor of English at the University of Florida, is the author of Narrative Unbound: Re-Visioning William Blake's The Four Zoas and Visionary Physics: Blake's Response to Newton. His work has been published in Studies in Romanticism, The Wordsworth Circle, Modern Philology, and The Comics Journal.

Table of Contents

The Duck Man3
A Conversation with Carl Barks19
Writing to Please Myself: An Interview with Carl Barks26
Carl Barks, Telling It Like It Is37
Carl Barks: On His Life and Career50
Carl Barks and His Ducks69
Of Ducks and Men: Carl Barks Interviewed80
An Interview with Carl Barks, Duckburg's True Founding Father91
An Interview with Carl and Gare Barks109
Views from Carl Barks109
Fortune Favors the Bold: An Interview with Carl Barks123
Interview with Carl Barks and Floyd Gottfredson132
Carl Barks Interview137
Conversation with Carl Barks140
Reluctant Cult Hero: Carl Barks155
Carl Barks Speaks with the Finnish Press161
When Donald Duck Turned 60165
Carl Barks at Disneyland Paris173
Carl Barks Remembers "A Perfect Life"181
Carl Barks: On Floyd Gottfredson198
"Those Things That Came Along in the 20th Century and Became Obsolete": Carl Barks on the Past, Present, and Future of Comic Books205
Living the Stories: The Carl Barks Genius210
Ideas Flowing Like Waterfalls: Some Reflections from Carl Barks at 98215
Carl Barks: Spools of Memory221
Notes on the Interviewers227

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