Reading Dancing: Bodies and Subject in Contemporary American Dance

Author: Susan Leigh Foster
Publisher: University of California Press (1986)

Paperback: 307 pages
Language: English
ISBN13: 978-0-520-06333-4

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Borrowing from contemporary semiotics and post-structuralist criticism, Foster outlines four models for representation in dance which are illustrated through an analysis of the works of contemporary choreographers and through historical examples beginning with court ballets of the Renaissance.