A game for dancers : performing modernism in the postwar years, 1945-1960 / Gay Morris.

Author
Morris, Gay, 1940- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press, c2006.
Description
xxviii, 254 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Modern danceHistory [Browse]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [217]-242) and index.
Contents
The trouble with modern dance -- Ballet's challenge -- Modernist theory : John Martin, Edwin Denby, John Cage -- Embodying community -- African-American vanguardism : 1940s -- African-American vanguardism : 1950s -- Objectivism's consonance.
ISBN
  • 081956804X (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0819568058 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
2006000181
OCLC
63187384
International Article Number
  • 9780819568045
  • 9780819568052
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