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Defiant itineraries : Caribbean paradigms in American dance and film, Lydia Platón Lázaro

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Defiant itineraries : Caribbean paradigms in American dance and film
Title
Defiant itineraries
Title remainder
Caribbean paradigms in American dance and film
Statement of responsibility
Lydia Platón Lázaro
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This study looks at the ways in which Caribbean rituals helped form new currents in the performing and visual arts of the United States starting in the 1940's. It highlights the way the Caribbean inspired dance creations of dancer, choreographer Katherine Dunham and filmmaker Maya Deren's own incorporation of Caribbean dance in experimental film, enacted strategies to enhance the politics of performances of identity that consider history, embodied experience, strategies for liberation, survival, and memory. It proposes an intercultural discussion that refers to alternative subjectivities for Black dancing bodies within the existing paradigms of the American public"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
792.8/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1779
LC item number
.P53 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Defiant itineraries : Caribbean paradigms in American dance and film, Lydia Platón Lázaro
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-186) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 197 pages
Isbn
9781137475534
Lccn
2015007348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn907658257
  • UtOrBLW
Label
Defiant itineraries : Caribbean paradigms in American dance and film, Lydia Platón Lázaro
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-186) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 197 pages
Isbn
9781137475534
Lccn
2015007348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn907658257
  • UtOrBLW

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