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Exhausting Dance.

Exhausting Dance.

Author: Andre Lepecki
Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor & Francis Ltd., 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Analyzing works by choreographers who have transformed the dance scene since the early 1990s, this book studies European contemporary dance. It offers a revision of the way we think about dance, arguing for the necessity of a renewed engagement between dance studies and experimental artistic and philosophical practices.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lepecki, Andre.
Exhausting Dance.
Hoboken : Taylor & Francis Ltd, ©2005
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Andre Lepecki
ISBN: 9780203012871 0203012879 0415362539 9780415362535 0415362547 9780415362542
OCLC Number: 701868238
Description: 1 online resource (161 pages)
Contents: Book Cover; Half-Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Illustrations; Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction The political ontology ofmovement; 2 Masculinity, solipsism, choreography; 3 Choreography's "slowerontology"Jérôme Bel's critique ofrepresentation; 4 Toppling danceThe making ofspace in Trisha Brownand La Ribot; 5 Stumbling danceWilliam Pope. L's crawls; 6 The melancholic dance ofthepostcolonial spectralVera Mantero summoning JosephineBaker; 7 ConclusionExhausting dance --
to be done with thevanishing point; Notes; References and bibliography; Index.


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