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GV 1580 - GV 1799.4 - Concordia University Libraries Recent Acquisitions
Titles in the call number range GV 1580 to GV 1799.4 (Dance) that were added to the Concordia University Libraries collection in the last 90 days.
The evolving feminine ballet body / Pirkko Markula & Marianne I. Clark, editorsGV 1787 E96 2018eb
Dance has become increasingly visible within contemporary culture: just think of reality TV shows featuring this art form. This shift brings the ballet body into renewed focus. Historically both celebrated and critiqued for its thin, flexible, and highly feminized aesthetic, the ballet body now takes on new and complex meanings at the intersections of performance art, popular culture, and fitness. The Evolving Feminine Ballet Body provides a local perspective to enrich the broader cultural narratives of ballet through historical, socio-cultural, political, and artistic lenses, redefining what many consider to be "high art." Scholars in gender studies, folklore, popular culture, and cultural studies will be interested in this collection, as well as those involved in the dance world.Contributors: Kelsie Acton, Marianne I. Clark, Kate Z. Davies, Lindsay Eales, Pirkko Markula, Carolyn Millar, Jodie Vandekerkhove
Indian dances : history and technique / Ram Avtar ʻVirʼGV 1693 R317 1984
Tāṇḍava Lakṣaṇam : or, the fundamentals of ancient Hindu dancing : being a translation into English of the fourth chapter of the Nāṭya śāstra of Bharata, with a glossary of the technical dance terms ... and containing special appendices of aesthetic and archaeological interest / by Bijayeti Venkata Narayanaswami Naidu and Pasupuleti Srinivasulu Naidu and Ongole Venkata Rangayya PantuluGV 1693 B53 1980