Ballroom, Boogie, Shimmy Sham, Shake: A Social and Popular Dance Reader

Ballroom, Boogie, Shimmy Sham, Shake: A Social and Popular Dance Reader

Julie Malnig / Jul 11, 2020
Ballroom Boogie Shimmy Sham Shake A Social and Popular Dance Reader This dynamic collection documents the rich and varied history of social dance and the multiple styles it has generated while drawing on some of the most current forms of critical and theoretical inqu
  • Title: Ballroom, Boogie, Shimmy Sham, Shake: A Social and Popular Dance Reader
  • Author: Julie Malnig
  • ISBN: 9780252075650
  • Page: 419
  • Format: Paperback
  • This dynamic collection documents the rich and varied history of social dance and the multiple styles it has generated, while drawing on some of the most current forms of critical and theoretical inquiry The essays cover different historical periods and styles encompass regional influences from North and South America, Britain, Europe, and Africa and emphasize a varietyThis dynamic collection documents the rich and varied history of social dance and the multiple styles it has generated, while drawing on some of the most current forms of critical and theoretical inquiry The essays cover different historical periods and styles encompass regional influences from North and South America, Britain, Europe, and Africa and emphasize a variety of methodological approaches, including ethnography, anthropology, gender studies, and critical race theory While social dance is defined primarily as dance performed by the public in ballrooms, clubs, dance halls, and other meeting spots, contributors also examine social dance s symbiotic relationship with popular, theatrical stage dance forms.Contributors are Elizabeth Aldrich, Barbara Cohen Stratyner, Yvonne Daniel, Sherril Dodds, Lisa Doolittle, David F Garc a, Nadine George Graves, Jurretta Jordan Heckscher, Constance Valis Hill, Karen W Hubbard, Tim Lawrence, Julie Malnig, Carol Martin, Juliet McMains, Terry Monaghan, Halifu Osumare, Sally R Sommer, May Gwin Waggoner, Tim Wall, and Christina Zanfagna.
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    1. I read this because I m interested in dance on a practical level, and I m fascinated by cultural history at a intellectual level It ticked both boxes It is an academic book, but it is structured as a reader into many short chapters, and all but one I found very accessible and readable.Each chapter takes a topic and approaches from the angle that the writer chooses Although it is wide ranging and the chapters are arranged in a broadly chronological sequence, it is not a history and is it a catal [...]



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