By S. Haedicke
By Priscilla Peña Ovalle
Introducing the recommendations of "inbetween-ness" and "racial mobility" to additional light up how racialized sexuality and the dancing lady physique function in movie, Priscilla Peña Ovalle makes a speciality of the careers of Dolores Del Rio, Rita Hayworth, Carmen Miranda, Rita Moreno, and Jennifer Lopez. Dance and the Hollywood Latina is helping readers greater know how the us grapples with race, gender, and sexuality via dancing our bodies on display.
By Eve Golden
By Kajira Djoumahna
By Lauren Miller Griffith
Every yr, numerous teens from prosperous, Western countries trip to Brazil to coach in capoeira, the dance/martial artwork shape that's probably the most noticeable strands of the Afro-Brazilian cultural culture. In seek of Legitimacy explores why "first international" women and men go away in the back of their jobs, households, and neighbors to pursue a strenuous education routine in a traditionally disparaged and marginalized perform. utilizing the concept that of apprenticeship pilgrimage-studying with a neighborhood grasp at a historic element of origin-the writer examines how non-Brazilian capoeiristas study their paintings and declare legitimacy whereas navigating the complexities of wealth disparity, racial discrimination, and cultural appropriation.
By Charlotte Nichol,Lise Uytterhoeven
Every dissertation is person and exact - rather for dance scholars, who needs to mix quite a lot of ways right into a tailored learn technique.
What strikes You? fosters an inventive method of dissertations and ultimate tasks. through guiding the advance of a private learn software, this quantity encourages dance scholars to take possession in their inventive and educational paintings, a ability crucial either to winning undergraduate research, and to creating the 1st steps in the direction of a profession in dance.
Rather than suggest a prescriptive, step by step mantra, Charlotte Nichol and Lise Uytterhoeven draw upon contributions from scholars, lecturers, examiners and practitioners to increase the suggestion of ‘research’ and demystify the aim of the dissertation.
By Ann Hutchinson Guest
By Sreenath Nair
As a discourse on functionality, the Natyasastra is an in depth documentation of terminologies, ideas and methodologies. This booklet offers 14 scholarly essays exploring the Natyasastra from the a number of views of Indian functionality studies—epistemological, aesthetic, medical, non secular, ethnological and practical.
By Jacqueline Noll Zimmerman
By Maaike Bleeker
How can a number of applied sciences, from the extra traditional to the very new, be used to archive, proportion and comprehend dance circulation? How can they turn into a part of new methods of making dance? What does this let us know concerning the ways that know-how is a part of how we make feel and imagine?
Well-known choreographers and dance collectives together with William Forsythe, Siohban Davis, Merce Cunningham, Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker and BADco. have initiated tasks to enquire those questions, and in so doing have inaugurated a brand new period for dance files, schooling, examine and construction. Their paintings attracts cognizance to the intimate dating among the applied sciences we use and the ways that we expect, understand, and make feel.
Transmission in Motion examines those striking initiatives ‘from the inside’, providing in-depth analyses by means of the practitioners, artists and collectives interested by their improvement. those reviews are framed through scholarly mirrored image, illuminating the importance of those initiatives within the context of present debates on dance, the (multi-media) archive, immaterial cultural history and copyright, embodied cognition, schooling, media tradition and the data society.