skip to content
Sweating saris : Indian dance as transnational labor Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Sweating saris : Indian dance as transnational labor

Author: Priya Srinivasan
Publisher: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

Seeing Indian dancers as gendered labour highlights the politics of Asian American racialization, migration, and citizenship

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Priya Srinivasan
ISBN: 9781439904299 1439904294 9781439904305 1439904308 9781439904312 1439904316
OCLC Number: 772537026
Description: xvi, 221 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Performing ethnographic failure --
Transnational hauntings of the oriental dancing girl --
St. Denis and the Nachwalis --
Entering the archive --
Between 1924 and 1965 Immigration Acts --
Negotiating cultural nationalism and minority citizenship --
Manufacturing of the Indian dancer through off-shore labor.
Responsibility: Priya Srinivasan.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Sweating Saris takes us through the fascinating interconnections of labor, dance, and immigration. Beautifully researched and written, this book makes us think deeply about what dancing bodies mean Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/772537026> # Sweating saris : Indian dance as transnational labor
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "772537026" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/pau> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Place/philadelphia> ; # Philadelphia
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/dancing_clothing_india> ; # Dancing--clothing--India
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/bharata_natyam_social_aspects_united_states> ; # Bharata natyam--Social aspects--United States
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/dancers_indian_women_living_conditions_united_states> ; # Dancers--Indian women--living conditions--United States
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Place/forenta_staterna> ; # Förenta staterna.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210276> ; # India
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/foreign_workers_east_indian_united_states_social_conditions> ; # Foreign workers, East Indian--United States--Social conditions
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/hobbies_and_games> ; # Hobbies and Games
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/887466> ; # Dance--Social aspects
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/kvinnliga_gastarbetare> ; # Kvinnliga gästarbetare
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/dance_social_aspects_india> ; # Dance--Social aspects--India
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/bharata_natyam> ; # Bharata Natyam
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/etnicitet_identitet> ; # Etnicitet--identitet
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/dans_sociala_aspekter> ; # Dans--sociala aspekter
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/women_dancers_india_social_conditions> ; # Women dancers--India--Social conditions
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/793.31934/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/dance_social_aspects_united_states> ; # Dance--Social aspects--United States
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Place/indien> ; # Indien.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/kvinnliga_dansare> ; # Kvinnliga dansare
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/women_dancers_united_states_social_conditions> ; # Women dancers--United States--Social conditions
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/dans_klader_indien> ; # Dans--kläder--Indien
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/901068> ; # East Indians--Ethnic identity
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/ethnicity_identity> ; # Ethnicity--identity
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/dansare_indiskor_levnadsforhallanden_forenta_staterna> ; # Dansare--indiskor--levnadsförhållanden--Förenta staterna
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/east_indians_united_states_ethnic_identity> ; # East Indians--United States--Ethnic identity
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/170191277> ; # Priya Srinivasan
   schema:datePublished "2012" ;
   schema:description "Performing ethnographic failure -- Transnational hauntings of the oriental dancing girl -- St. Denis and the Nachwalis -- Entering the archive -- Between 1924 and 1965 Immigration Acts -- Negotiating cultural nationalism and minority citizenship -- Manufacturing of the Indian dancer through off-shore labor."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1060385688> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Sweating saris : Indian dance as transnational labor"@en ;
   schema:productID "772537026" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/772537026#PublicationEvent/philadelphia_temple_university_press_2012> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Agent/temple_university_press> ; # Temple University Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781439904299> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781439904305> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781439904312> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/772537026> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Agent/temple_university_press> # Temple University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Temple University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Place/forenta_staterna> # Förenta staterna.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Förenta staterna." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/bharata_natyam_social_aspects_united_states> # Bharata natyam--Social aspects--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85013536> ;
   schema:name "Bharata natyam--Social aspects--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/dancers_indian_women_living_conditions_united_states> # Dancers--Indian women--living conditions--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Dancers--Indian women--living conditions--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/dancing_clothing_india> # Dancing--clothing--India
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Dancing--clothing--India"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/dans_klader_indien> # Dans--kläder--Indien
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Dans--kläder--Indien"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/dans_sociala_aspekter> # Dans--sociala aspekter
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Dans--sociala aspekter"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/dansare_indiskor_levnadsforhallanden_forenta_staterna> # Dansare--indiskor--levnadsförhållanden--Förenta staterna
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Dansare--indiskor--levnadsförhållanden--Förenta staterna"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/east_indians_united_states_ethnic_identity> # East Indians--United States--Ethnic identity
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85040568> ;
   schema:name "East Indians--United States--Ethnic identity"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/ethnicity_identity> # Ethnicity--identity
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Ethnicity--identity"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/etnicitet_identitet> # Etnicitet--identitet
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Etnicitet--identitet"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/foreign_workers_east_indian_united_states_social_conditions> # Foreign workers, East Indian--United States--Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85003513> ;
   schema:name "Foreign workers, East Indian--United States--Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/kvinnliga_gastarbetare> # Kvinnliga gästarbetare
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Kvinnliga gästarbetare"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1060385688#Topic/women_dancers_united_states_social_conditions> # Women dancers--United States--Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2015002467> ;
   schema:name "Women dancers--United States--Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210276> # India
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "India" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/887466> # Dance--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85035676> ;
   schema:name "Dance--Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/901068> # East Indians--Ethnic identity
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "East Indians--Ethnic identity"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/170191277> # Priya Srinivasan
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1972" ;
   schema:familyName "Srinivasan" ;
   schema:givenName "Priya" ;
   schema:name "Priya Srinivasan" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781439904299>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1439904294" ;
   schema:isbn "9781439904299" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781439904305>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1439904308" ;
   schema:isbn "9781439904305" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781439904312>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1439904316" ;
   schema:isbn "9781439904312" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.