Scripting Dance In Contemporary India

Author: Maratt Mythili Anoop
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 149850552X
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Scripting Dance in Contemporary India is an edited volume that contributes to this field of Indian dance studies. The book engages with multiple dance forms of India and their representations.

Contemporary Indian Dance

Author: K. Katrak
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0230321801
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Through discussion of a dazzling array of artists in India and the diaspora, this book delineates a new language of dance on the global stage.

Does The Elephant Dance

Author: David M. Malone
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191620068
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Substantive conclusions close out the volume, and touch, inter alia, on the absence of an organizing framework for Indian foreign policy.

Migrations Of Gesture

Author: Carrie Noland
Publisher: U of Minnesota Press
ISBN: 0816648646
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The Gestures of Bharata Natyam: Migrating into Diasporic Contemporary Indian
Dance Ketu H. Katrak What concerns me is not the essential meaning of cultural
terms, but how meanings mutate and metabolize in the course of their
transportation, translation, and speciWc uses in other cultures. . . . My critical and
cultural afWnities [are] to the tensions of the “inter”[cultural]—“the cutting edge of
translation and negotiation, the in-between space.” —Rustom Bharucha, The
Politics of ...

Traversing Tradition

Author: Urmimala Sarkar Munsi
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136703780
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This book documents and celebrates the emergence of contemporary dance practice in India.

Courtesans Bar Girls Dancing Boys

Author: Anna Morcom
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9350097931
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Expertly moving between colonial and postcolonial discourses on these communities, Anna Morcom reveals the ways in which postcolonial nation-building in the name of progress and modernity has excluded a range of non-elite subjectivities and ...

Routledge International Encyclopedia Of Women

Author: Cheris Kramarae
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135963150
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The influence of feminist perspectives is very recent among Indian classical
dancers. Manjusri Chaki-Sircar, a contemporary Indian dancer, sees the history
of classical Indian dance as a repressive system which has exploited women (
Hanna, 1993: 119, 132). She draws on and integrates a number of styles of
Indian classical dance, martial arts, and yoga poses, incorporating the traditional
footwork of classical dance but rejecting the symmetry and the centering of the