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‘What do we get from a Disney film if we cannot see it?’: The BBC and the “Radio Cartoon” 1934-1941

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‘What do we get from a Disney film if we cannot see it?’ : The BBC and the “Radio Cartoon” 1934-1941. / Jackson, Vicky.

In: Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television, Vol. 39, No. 2, 03.04.2019, p. 290-308.

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Jackson, Vicky. / ‘What do we get from a Disney film if we cannot see it?’ : The BBC and the “Radio Cartoon” 1934-1941. In: Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television. 2019 ; Vol. 39, No. 2. pp. 290-308.

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