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|Named Person:||Hanya Holm; Mary Wigman|
|Material Type:||Audio book, etc.|
|Document Type:||Sound Recording|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Hanya Holm; Marcia B Siegel
|Notes:||Interview with Hanya Holm conducted by Marcia B. Siegel on Oct. 6, 1973, probably in New York City.|
|Description:||1 sound cassette (ca. 90 min.)|
Side B, ca. 45 min. [Begins abruptly.] Holm speaks about coming to the United States in 1931 to teach Wigman's technique; Holm's public distancing of herself from political issues in the United States and in Germany; Wigman's relationship with the Nazi government, including being labeled a degenerate artist [short gap]; Wigman's influence on her thinking; more on Wigman as a person and their relationship; the lack of films of Wigman's work; early audience and critical responses to Wigman's work; difficulty in achieving acceptance of Holm's own company in the United States; Holm's view that Wigman was a ground-breaking artist.