Welcome to Episode 2 of The Wonderful World of Disney Villains podcast! Today I'm talking about why I believe Disney villains are relatable and, as you can tell by the length of the episode, I have a lot to say.
Below is a list of all the sources I refer to throughout the episode.
Book, articles, and essay sources:
- “Read This: How Divine inspired Ursula The Sea Witch” by Chris Dart (news.avclub.com/read-this-how-divine-inspired-ursula-the-sea-witch-1798243255)
Handsome Heroes and Vile Villains: Masculinity in Disney’s Feature Films book by Amy Davis
- “Winnie the Pooh” FanTheories Wiki (fantheories.wikia.com/wiki/Winnie_the_Pooh)
- “Why Do Cartoon Villains Speak in Foreign Accents?” by Isabel Fattal (www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2018/01/why-do-cartoon-villains-speak-in-foreign-accents/549527/)
“Children’s Culture and Disney’s Animated Films” chapter from the book The Mouse That Roared by Henry Giroux and Grace Pollock.
“‘This is No Ordinary Apple’: Learning to Fail Spectacularly from the Queer Pedagogy of Disney’s Diva Villains” essay by Mark Helmsing in the book Disney, Culture and Curriculum, edited by Jennifer Sandlin and Julie Garlen.
“Chapter Fifteen: Learning to Live as a Disney Villain” by Jessica Kirker in the book Teaching with Disney, edited by Julie Garlen and Jennifer Sandlin.
- “13 Inscrutable Requirements to Be A Princess In Disney Parks” (www.disneyfanatic.com/13-inscrutable-requirements-to-be-a-princesses-in-disney-parks/#)
Videos, audios, and movie sources:
- A Very Starkid Reunion DVD
- Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016)
- Aladdin (1992)
- Once Upon a Time TV series (mostly referenced seasons 3 - 7)
- Once Upon a Time in Wonderland TV series (only referencing episode 1 and the character Jafar)
- “Jafar's FULL STORY | Aladdin: Discovering Disney” by Wotso Videos, now known as Isaac Carlson (www.youtube.com/watch?v=2_ej43I4sQA)
- Moana (2016)
- Mulan (1998)
- “5 Reasons Maui is the Villain of Moana | Disney Theory” by Network 1901 (www.youtube.com/watch?v=e2rCnfQXM1I)
- “After Ever After - DISNEY Parody” by Paint (www.youtube.com/watch?v=diU70KshcjA)
- “After Ever After 2 - DISNEY Parody” by Paint (www.youtube.com/watch?v=mIQr_TrFTUk)
- Disney Villain Deathmatch hosted by Sarah Cade Pezant and Elizabeth Stevens (www.commonroomradio.com/podcasts/disney-villain-deathmatch/)
- “Twisted: The Untold Story of a Royal Vizier (Whole Show)” by Team Starkid (www.youtube.com/watch?v=-77cUxba-aA)