Dance, somatics and spiritualities : contemporary sacred narratives (Book, 2014) []
skip to content
Dance, somatics and spiritualities : contemporary sacred narratives

Dance, somatics and spiritualities : contemporary sacred narratives

Author: Amanda Williamson
Publisher: Bristol : Intellect, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. publView all editions and formats

Presenting a rich mosaic of embodied contemporary narratives in spirituality and movement studies, this book explicitly studies the relationship between spirituality and the field of Somatic Movement  Read more...


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

More like this

Find a copy in the library

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


Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Erscheint auch als
Erscheint auch als
Online-Ausgabe, ePUB
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amanda Williamson
ISBN: 1783201789 9781783201785 1783202890 9781783202898 1783202904 9781783202904
OCLC Number: 904051317
Notes: Comprend des références bibliographiques.
Description: XXXIII, 489 Seiten : Illustrationen ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction Amanda Williamson, Glenna Batson and Sarah WhatleyPart I: Moving Spiritualities - Amanda WilliamsonChapter 1: Embodiment of Spirit: From Embryology to Authentic Movement as Embodied Relational Spiritual Practice - Linda HartleyChapter 2: The Alchemy of Authentic Movement: Awakening Spirit in the Body - Tina StromstedChapter 3: Dancing in the Spirit of Sophia - Jill HayesChapter 4: Body Ensouled, Enacted and Entranced: Movement/Dance as Transformative Art - Daria HalprinChapter 5: Dancing on the Breath of Limbs: Embodied Inquiry as a Place of Opening - Celeste SnowberChapter 6: 'Can They Dance?': Towards a Philosophy of Bodily Becoming - Kimerer L. LaMothePart II: Reflections on the Intersections of Spiritualities and Pedagogy - Sarah WhatleyChapter 7: Reflections on the Spiritual Dimensions of Somatic Movement Dance Education - Martha Eddy, Amanda Williamson and Rebecca WeberChapter 8: Postmodern Spirituality? A Personal Narrative - Jill GreenChapter 9: Working Like a Farmer: Towards an Embodied Spirituality - Helen PoynorChapter 10: Intimate to Ultimate: The Meta-Kinesthetic Flow of Embodied Engagement - Glenna BatsonChapter 11: Permission and the Making of Consciousness - Sondra FraleighChapter 12: Conversations about the Somatic Basis of Spiritual Experiences - Sylvie Fortin, Ninoska Gomez, Yvan Joly, Linda Rabin, Odile Rouquet and Lawrence SmithChapter 13: Inner Dance-Spirituality and Somatic Practice in Dance Technique, Choreography and Performance - Kathleen Debenham and Pat DebenhamChapter 14: This Indivisible Moment: A Meditation on Language, Spirit, Magic and Somatic Practice - Ray SchwartzChapter 15: Global Somatics (TM) Process: A Contemporary Shamanic Approach - Suzanne River, interviewed by Kathleen MelinPart III: Cultural Immersions and Performance Excursions - Glenna BatsonChapter 16: Dancing N/om - Hillary Keeney and Bradford KeeneyChapter 17: Dancing with the Divine: Dance Education and the Embodiment of Spirit, from Bali to America - Susan BauerChapter 18: The Sacrum and the Sacred: Mutual Transformation of Performer and Site through Ecological Movement in a Sacred Site - Sandra ReeveChapter 19: Dancing and Flourishing: Mindful Meditation in Dance-Making and Performing - Sarah Whatley and Naomi Lefebvre SellChapter 20: 'What You Cannot Imagine': Spirituality in Akram Khan's Vertical Road - Jayne Stevens
Responsibility: ed. by Amanda Williamson, Glenna Batson, Sarah Whatley and Rebecca Weber.


Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'What makes this anthoplogy so unique and fascinating to read is not only the tremendous openness with which the editors approached the subject, thus inviting and allowing for such a diverse Read more...

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


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.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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