Time Out of Mind
Publication date: 2010
Total pages: 196
ISBN: 9780 86196 692 9
Price: £ 20.00
While visiting Japan, animation writer Chris Robinson gets lost. As he
through Tokyo, Hiroshima and Kyoto he happens upon a number of
figures including Bob Dylan, Haruki Murakami, Sumo wrestlers,
and, by good chance, many famous Japanese animators – living
dead. Each of these characters takes Robinson into a deep, dark,
world of Japanese animation that doesn't include Godzilla,
Anime, Manga or Hasao Miyazaki.
Chris Robinson is a Canadian writer, journalist and biographer. His
has been translated into many languages.
Robinson's animation books
include: Estonian Animation: Between Genius
and Utter Illiteracy
(2006), Unsung Heroes of Animation (2005), The
Pimp (2007), Canadian Animation: Looking for a Place to Happen
and Ballad of A Thin Man: In Search of Ryan Larkin (2008).
lives in Ottawa with his wife Kelly and their sons Jarvis and
His dog is Molly.