Speaking at Animex Talk
An internationally respected critic and historian of animation, Charles has written on the subject for the New York Times, TV Guide, Newsweek (Japan), Rolling Stone, the Los Angeles Times, The International Herald Tribune, Amazon.com, Variety, Télérama, the Manchester Guardian, and National Public Radio's Day To Day.
His work has also appeared in publications around the world. His most recent books are Tale as Old as Time: The Art and Making of Disney's Animated Classic Beauty and the Beast and The Art of Toy Story 3. Other books include Disney Lost and Found, The Prince of Egypt: A New Vision in Animation, The Disney That NeverWas , Les Pionniers du Dessin Animé Américain and Enchanted Drawings: The History of Animation – New York Times Notable Book of the Year and the first film book to be nominated for a National Book Critics’ Circle Award.