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Author Congress on Research in Dance. Conference (40th : 2007 : New York, N.Y.)

Title Choreographies of migration : patterns of global mobility : 40th anniversary conference, November 8-11, 2007, Barnard College, New York, NY / [edited by Tresa Randall]
Published [Birmingham, Ala.] : Congress on Research in Dance, [2007]


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Description xi, 241 pages ; 28 cm
Contents Immigration of ideas, or how does a camel dance? / Gaby Aldor -- Migratory moves and mobilizing tactics in British contemporary dance / Henrietta Bannerman -- Dance beyond the disquiet of diaspora: Kristin Jackson's aesthetic of independent dancing / Rina Angela Corpus -- A felt authentic grounding: intersecting theories of authenticity and tradition / Jill Flanders Crosby -- Migratory rituals or classical dance forms? "Trance" dance and Bharatanatyam as signifiers of Tamil identity in diasporic Hindu communities in Britain / Ann R. David -- Almée or Salome? Hybrid dances of the East, 1890-1930 / Andrea Deagon -- Moderns and other folk: the National Dance Congress and Festival of 1936 / Ann Dils -- "America is the future": a dance travelogue into the past by Rudolf Laban / Evelyn Doerr -- Rina Nikova and the Yemenite Group: between East and West, North and South / Sari Elron -- Dance migration and Norwegian early fri dans / Anne Margrete Fiskvik -- CEO migrant: the case of Hanya Holm / Claudia Gitelman -- American body pedagogies: somatics and the cultural construction of bodies in the institution of higher education / Jill Green -- Celebrating November 20th: agency and defiance in the construction of memory in Capoeira Angola / Ana Paula Höfling -- Becoming an egg, or, Migrating body parts in some works by William Forsythe / Stefan Hölscher -- Identity peddlers and the influence of Gertrud Kraus / Judith Brin Ingber -- The inversion of social dance transfers between Europe and the Americas at the turn of the twentieth century / Sophie Jacotot -- José Limón: mentor to native youth / Rosalie M. Daystar/Jones -- Fall and rise: the transference and transformations of a vision of dance / Deborah Jowitt -- Pop tradition in Nigeria: transforming traditional Yoruba Bata performance into a worldly fusion / Debra Klein
The globalization of Schuhplattler / Alexandra Kolb -- Virtual or real: symbols of migration from the Fouta Djallon / Frederick John Lamp -- Migration and regulation of the female dancing body: Southeast Asian bodies in global circulation / Rachmi Diyah Larasati -- Martha Hill: supporting the creative work of José Limón / Elizabeth McPherson -- Dynamic realities of "traditional" dance: Les Ballets Africains / Michele Moss -- Dancing the American dream: José Limón's war choreography / Stacey Prickett -- Staging the nation: authenticity, authentication, and authority in the Ghana Dance Ensemble / Paul Schauert -- Moving with the times: the Wellington New Dance Group / Marianne Schultz -- Made in Chinatown: bridging cultures and evolving identities in modern dance / Marie Alonzo Snyder -- Prancing babushkas and twirling lawn mowers: dancing the polka down main street / Carrie Stern -- Humphrey and Limón: firsthand observations / Ann Vachon -- Motion/perception: William Forsythe's spectatorial shifts / Freya Vass-Rhee -- Limón's choreography on the shelf / Lucy Venable -- The Budapest Ensemble's Csardas! tango of the East: representational mirrors of traditional music and dance in a postsocialist, postmodern landscape / Jamie Lynn Webster -- Tanac dances and migrations on the Island of Krk, Croatia / Tvrtko Zebec -- 2007 award recipients -- Session overview
Notes Statement of responsibility taken from p. [2] of cover
Conference sponsors: Barnard College Department of Dance and Forum on Migration, José Limón Institute
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Dance -- Congresses.
Dance -- Sociological aspects -- Congresses.
Emigration and immigration in art -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Randall, Tresa.
Congress on Research in Dance. Conference.
José Limón Institute.
Barnard College. Department of Dance.
Barnard Forum on Migration.
Other Titles Title from p. [2] of cover: Proceedings of the 40th annual meeting
Title from p. [2] of cover: CORD 40th anniversary conference
At head of title: Congress on Research in Dance, 2007 conference proceedings
2007 CORD proceedings