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Hitler's dancers : German modern dance and the Third Reich

Author: Lilian Karina; Marion Kant
Publisher: New York : Berghahn Books, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Karina, a professional dancer who fled wartime Germany, and dance historian Kant (U. of Pennsylvania) counter revisionist histories of dance in the Nazi era. In their first-hand accounts and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lilian Karina; Marion Kant
ISBN: 1571813268 9781571813268 1571813004 9781571813008
OCLC Number: 50143368
Language Note: Translated from German.
Description: xiii, 364 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Translater's Foreword / Jonathan Steinberg --
Preface / Marion Kant --
Pt. I. Recollections / Lilian Karina --
Ch. 1. Historical Overview of the Labanist Period --
Ch. 2. Art and Culture under National Socialism --
Ch. 3. Sectarianism and Dance: The Historical Path of Racial Hygiene --
Ch. 4. Fates of Emigrants --
Ch. 5. Situation in Scandinavia --
Ch. 6. Laban's Downfall and Post-Labanism --
Pt. II. "Dance Is a Race Question." The Dance Politics of the Reich Ministry of Popular Enlightenment and Propaganda / Marion Kant --
Introduction: The State of Dance Research --
Ch. 7. Reich Ministry for Popular Enlightenment and Propaganda --
Ch. 8. Nazi Redirection of Dance --
Ch. 9. Ministerial Dance Politicos --
Rudolf von Laban and Otto von Keudell --
Ch. 10. German Dance Theater and The German Master Workshops --
Ch. 11. Next Stage: The Laban Case, The Wigman Case --
Ch. 12. After Laban's Fall --
Pt. III. Nazi Attempt to Suppress Jazz and Swing: A Case Study / Marion Kant --
Pt. IV. Dance Under the Nazis: Documentary Appendix / Edited by Marion Kant --
App. Administrative Structure of the Reich Ministry of Popular Enlightenment and Propaganda and the Reich Culture Chambers.
Other Titles: Tanz unterm Hakenkreuz.
German modern dance and the Third Reich
Responsibility: Lilian Karina and Marion Kant ; translated by Jonathan Steinberg.

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"An important contribution to the discussion [on Nazism and dance] - obligatory reading on the history of dance - that makes parts of this book as gripping as a thriller." Der Tanz der Dinge "Highly Read more...

 
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