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Exhausting dance [electronic resource] : performance and the politics of movement / André Lepecki.
New York ; London : Routledge, 2006.
1 online resource (161 p.)
Movement, Aesthetics of.
The only scholarly book in English dedicated to recent European contemporary dance, Exhausting Dance: Performance and the Politics of Movement examines the work of key contemporary choreographers who have transformed the dance scene since the early 1990s in Europe and the US. Through their vivid and explicit dialogue with performance art, visual arts and critical theory from the past thirty years, this new generation of choreographers challenge our understanding of dance by exhausting the concept of movement. Their work demands to be read as performed extensions of the radic
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Includes bibliographical references (p. -146) and index.
Introduction : the political ontology of movement
Masculinity, solipsism, choreography : Bruce Nauman, Juan Dominguez, Xavier Le Roy
Choreography's "slower ontology" : Jérôme Bel's critique of representation
Toppling dance : the making of space in Trisha Brown and La Ribot
Stumbling dance : William Pope. L's crawls
The melancholic dance of the post-colonial spectral : Vera Mantero summoning Josephine Baker
Conclusion : exhausting dance : to be done with the vanishing point.
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Exhausting Dance : Performance And The Politics Of Movement / André Lepecki.