How to read Donald Duck
H.W.Fluks at telecom.tno.nl
Mon Sep 5 16:07:33 CEST 2005
> yes, as stated this is a publication about how Donald
> Duck and Uncle Scrooge are (at least in the 1950s-1960s in
> Chile) are
> capitalist propaganda. Ive read one of the sequels - and
> it seems mildy valid
There are indeed some truths in their analysis.
> folks who've read the HTRDD 1st english edition, state that
> either the
> authors are making some stuff up - or the translations the
> authors read were horribly done.
Yes, some translations were deliberately anti-communist. For instance,
in a Jiminy Cricket story, two bad crows were named Marx and Hegel. In
the original, they had some generic crow names.
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