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The Routledge dance studies reader

Author: Alexandra Carter
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Represents the range and diversity of writings on dance from the mid-to-late 20th century, providing contemporary perspectives on ballet, modern dance, postmodern 'movement performance' jazz and  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alexandra Carter
ISBN: 041516446X 9780415164467 0415164478 9780415164474
OCLC Number: 38024047
Notes: "Represents the range and diversity of writings on dance from the 1980s and 1990s"--Page [i].
Description: xix, 316 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Choreographers : Dancing for de Valois and Ashton / Annabel Farjeon --
Torse : There are no fixed points in space / Merce Cunningham, Jacqueline Lesschaeve --
No to spectacle ... / Yvonne Rainer --
Pina Bausch : Dance and emancipation / Norbert Servos --
Imaginary homelands : Creating a new dance language / Shobana Jeyasingh --
Dancers talking about performance / Barbara Newman --
I am a dancer / Martha Graham --
A dancing consciousness Rebecca Hilton, Bryan Smith --
Spacemaking : Experiences of a virtual body / Susan Kozel --
Bridging the critical distance / Marcia B. Siegel --
Between description and deconstruction / Roger Copeland --
Oh, That Pineapple Rag! / Arlene Croce --
Spring : Ashtons Symphonic Variations in America / Alastair Macaulay --
What is art? / Betty Redfern --
A vulnerable glance : Seeing dance through phenomenology / Sondra Fraleigh --
Dance history source materials / June Layson --
Embodying difference : Issues in dance and cultural studies / Jane C. Desmond --
An introduction to dance analysis / Janet Adshead --
Dance, gender and culture / Ted Polhemus --
Choreographing history / Susan Leigh Foster --
Myths of origin / Andrée Grau --
In pursuit of the sylph : Ballet in the Romantic period / Deborah Jowitt --
Diaghilev's cultivated audience / Lynn Garafola --
Women writing the body : Let's watch a little how she dances / Elizabeth Dempster --
Keep to the rhythm and you'll keep to life : Meaning and style in African American vernacular dance / Jacqui Malone --
Dance and gender : Formalism and semiotics reconsidered / Stephanie Jordan, Helen Thomas --
Nijinsky : Modernism and heterodox representations of masculinity / Ramsey Burt --
Dances of death : Germany before Hitler / Susan Manning --
Mark Morris : The body and what it means / Joan Acocella --
Dance and music video : Some preliminary observations / Theresa Buckland --
Two analyses of Dancing in the Dark (The Band Wagon, 1953) / Richard Dyer, John Mueller. Contains abridged writings on dance from the 1980s and 1990s --
p.xi.
Responsibility: [edited by] Alexandra Carter.
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