Jason Porath, animator turned novelist
Jason Porath is a polymath, illustrator, and writer at The New Modality. In a past life, he worked on animated movies such as "How to Train Your Dragon 2," "The Croods," and "Kung Fu Panda 2." In 2014, he left the film industry to start Rejected Princesses: A blog-turned-book-series that celebrates the lives of little-known women with thoroughly-researched and illustrated histories of their lives. He later created Tough Mothers, "Amazing Stories of History's Mightiest Matriarchs." He lives in Los Angeles, where he works on screenplays and novels, in between singing a lot of karaoke.
“The century to come is going to require a push for reparation, mental health, and mutual understanding at a scale never before seen in our species’ history.”
This profile was edited by Michael J. Coren. Michael is a journalist focused on business, technology, and science — especially climate science — living in San Francisco. More about him at his NewMo profile