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ISBN:0520055497
Author: Susan Leigh Foster
ISBN13: 978-0520055490
Title: Reading Dancing: Bodies and Subjects in Contemporary American Dance
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Language: English
Category: Performing Arts
Publisher: Univ of California Pr (November 1, 1986)
Pages: 224

Reading Dancing: Bodies and Subjects in Contemporary American Dance by Susan Leigh Foster



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by Foster, Susan Leigh. cn. Publication date 1986. Topics Modern dance, Choreography, Movement, Aesthetics of, Dance. Publisher Berkeley : University of California Press. Collection inlibrary; printdisabled; ; china. Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive. Contributor Internet Archive. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Uploaded by Tracey Gutierres on August 20, 2014. SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata).

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Reading Dancing: Bodies . .has been added to your Basket. The previous owner has certainly very much enjoyed reading this book more than once, therefore please be aware there will be some creasing on the spine or slight shelf wear. If it's been in their collection for some time, say years old or more, some pages might be discoloured and there may be other minor age blemishes, but that won't affect its readability.

Download and Read Free Online Reading Dancing: Bodies and Subjects in Contemporary American Dance By Susan Leigh Foster. From Library Journal Foster posits the view that dance is a system of meaning that can be interpreted and comprehended if the viewer understands its choreographic conventions.

Reading Dancing Bodies and Subjects in Contemporary American Dance. by Susan Leigh Foster (Author). Borrowing from contemporary semiotics and post-structuralist criticism, Foster outlines four models for representation in dance which are illustrated through an analysis of the works of contemporary choreographers and through historical examples beginning with court ballets of the Renaissance. 1986 de la Torre Bueno Prize, Dance Perspectives Foundation in New York.

Borrowing from contemporary semiotics and post-structuralist criticism, Foster outlines four models for representation in dance which are illustrated through an analysis of the works of contemporary choreographers and through historical examples beginning with court ballets of the Renaissance. ISBN13:9780520063334. Release Date:April 1988.

Format: Paperback, softback. In Stock - usually despatched within 24 hours. Outlines four models for representation in dance which are illustrated through an analysis of the works of contemporary choreographers and through historical examples beginning with court ballets of the Renaissance. Also by Susan Leigh Foster. Choreographing Empathy.

Her second book, Choreography and Narrative: Ballet’s Staging of Story and Desire (1996), is a study of gender and politics in French ballet of the late 18th and early 19th centuries. Originally pub. In Corporealities: Dancing Knowledge, Culture, and Power, ed. Susan Leigh Foster. London: Routledge, 1995, pp. 1–24. Choréographier les Feminisms, in Etre Ensemble: Figures de la communauté en danse depuis le 20eme siècle.

Suggests a new theory of dance, describes four models for representation in dance, and discusses the work of modern choreographers, including Balanchine, Graham, and Tharp
Reviews: 3
Whitesmasher
Clear and insightful book that helps explain different trends in modern dance.
Defolosk
I return to Foster's descriptions of choreography again and again. No one translates movement into language in quite the same way.
SadLendy
The textbook I ordered was in Perfect condition & cheap compared to other sellers. I had the option to expediate shipment and was suprised to receive it within two business days.