Nina Paley: Animator Extraordinaire

Nina Paley is an animator and artist who makes unbelievably beautiful films. We discussed her life, her views, and her work, interspersing her animation throughout. Nina has done a particularly brilliant job of animating Exodus as a feature length film (see, as well as her Vimeo channel

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Additional links relevant to Nina Paley:

Sita Sings the Blues:

This Land Is Mine:
Copying Is Not Theft:

More Seder-Masochism clips: Seder-Masochism
“Copyright Is Brain Damage” TEDx talk:

The Cult of Originality (essay):

The Artist’s Prayer:

Mimi & Eunice (webcomic):

Nina Paley’s blog:

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Additional links relevant to my work:

My new book: 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos:

12 Rules for Life Tour: Dates, Cities and Venues:

My first book: Maps of Meaning: The Architecture of Belief (available since June 12 as an audiobook):

Dr Jordan B Peterson Website:

Self Authoring Suite:
Understand Myself personality test:

Reading List: