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Dancing revelations : Alvin Ailey's embodiment of African American culture

Author: Thomas F DeFrantz
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2006
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Paperback editionView all editions and formats
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Chronicles the Alvin Ailey Dance Theatre's journey from small modern dance company to one of the premier institutions of African-American culture. This book charts the troupe's rise to national and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biografier
Biography
Named Person: Alvin Ailey; Alvin Ailey
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas F DeFrantz
ISBN: 9780195301717 0195301714
OCLC Number: 873797085
Notes: Katalogiseret efter omslaget
Awards: Winner of Winner of the 2004 de la Torre Bueno Prize for an Outstanding Dance Publication.
Description: xvii, 300 sider : illustrations

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"Surely Alvin Ailey's Choreographic Legacy deserves serious scrutiny. Finally, Thomas DeFrantz offers a complete analysis of Ailey's dances and their meaning. An important volume for anyone Read more...

 
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