What Is Dance? Readings in Theory and Criticism | Edition: 1
Author: Roger Copeland, Marshall Cohen (Editor)
publisher: Oxford University Press
publisher Date: 04/07/1983
Schools: Stony Brook University(SUNY)
Description: Published in 1983. The most comprehensive & best organized anthology of dance writings ever assembled. The sixty essays here have been selected not only because they represent the work of the finest dance writers in America & Europe but also for the particular questions they pose about the definition of dance, the ways in which dance conveys meaning, the relationship of dance to the other arts, & much more. The book contains contributions by popular critics such as Arlene Corce & Edwin Denby, choreographers such as Noverre, Isadora Duncan, Mary Wigman, & many more. Black & white illustrations.