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Isadora speaks

Author: Isadora Duncan; Franklin Rosemont
Publisher: San Francisco : City Lights Books, ©1981.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This outstanding collection of the great dancer's heretofore uncollected writings and speeches gives us a vivid new perception of her importance as an original and radical thinker. Starting with reminiscences of her San Francisco childhood, Isadora Speaks features her outspoken views on America, revolutionary Russia, education and the arts, life with Russian poet Serge Esenin, love, woman's emancipation, and dance  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Isadora Duncan; Isadora Duncan; Isadora Duncan
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Isadora Duncan; Franklin Rosemont
ISBN: 0872861333 9780872861336 0872861341 9780872861343
OCLC Number: 8052285
Description: xviii, 147 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Introduction / by Franklin Rosemont --
Reminiscences of childhood --
new dance, new education, new woman --
Revolutionary Russia --
Life with Essenin --
Love and life --
Goodbye, America!!
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: Isadora Duncan ; edited and introduced by Franklin Rosemont.

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"This outstanding collection of the great dancer's heretofore uncollected writings and speeches gives us a vivid new perception of her importance as an original and radical thinker. Starting with reminiscences of her San Francisco childhood, Isadora Speaks features her outspoken views on America, revolutionary Russia, education and the arts, life with Russian poet Serge Esenin, love, woman's emancipation, and dance as a radical force capable of transforming the world and changing life."--Jacket.

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