all ebooks in category: Modern Dance

Body Knowledge: Performance, Intermediality, and American Entertainment at the Turn of the Twentieth Century
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0199898014, 0199898030 | 304 pages | PDF | 3,8 MB

While female performers in the early 20th century were regularly advertised as dancers, mimics, singers, or actresses, they wove together techniques and elements drawn from …

Kinesthetic City: Dance and Movement in Chinese Urban Spaces
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0199921512, 0199921539 | 224 pages | PDF | 2,6 MB

In Kinesthetic City, author SanSan Kwan explores the contentious nature of Chineseness in diaspora through the lens of moving bodies as they relate to place, …