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Reading Dancing

Bodies and Subjects in Contemporary American Dance

Susan Leigh Foster (Author)

Available worldwide

Paperback, 336 pages
ISBN: 9780520063334
April 1988
$33.95, £27.00
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

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