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Product Description: British Dance, Black Routes is an outstanding collection of writings which re-reads the achievements of Black British dance artists, and places them within a broad historical, cultural and artistic context. Until now discussion of choreography by Black dance practitioners has been dominated by the work of African-American artists, facilitated by the civil rights movement...read more

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9781138913707 | Routledge, October 4, 2016, cover price $135.00 | About this edition: British Dance, Black Routes is an outstanding collection of writings which re-reads the achievements of Black British dance artists, and places them within a broad historical, cultural and artistic context.

Paperback:

9781138913714 | Reprint edition (Routledge, October 4, 2016), cover price $52.95 | About this edition: British Dance, Black Routes is an outstanding collection of writings which re-reads the achievements of Black British dance artists, and places them within a broad historical, cultural and artistic context.

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Product Description: A dynamic cultural history of the internationally celebrated Phoenix Dance Company, unique in several ways: its members were in their teens when they formed the company in 1981, they gained recognition very early in their careers through an established television arts program in 1984, they were skillful performers but had not received formal training, they were based in the north of England at a time when most dance centered in London (and New York), and they were black British men who had known each other since childhood, coming from a tight-knit African-Caribbean community...read more

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9781852731168 | Dance Books Ltd, February 1, 2008, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: A dynamic cultural history of the internationally celebrated Phoenix Dance Company, unique in several ways: its members were in their teens when they formed the company in 1981, they gained recognition very early in their careers through an established television arts program in 1984, they were skillful performers but had not received formal training, they were based in the north of England at a time when most dance centered in London (and New York), and they were black British men who had known each other since childhood, coming from a tight-knit African-Caribbean community.

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Product Description: Christy Adair's study is valuable, first because it introduces non-dancers to a history of dance--a history from the point of view of gender. Conversely, it introduces students of dance to critical theory, and suggests ways in which dance studies can benefit from this work...read more

Hardcover:

9780814706213 | New York Univ Pr, December 1, 1992, cover price $79.00 | About this edition: Christy Adair's study is valuable, first because it introduces non-dancers to a history of dance--a history from the point of view of gender.

Paperback:

9780814706220 | New York Univ Pr, December 1, 1992, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: Christy Adair's study is valuable, first because it introduces non-dancers to a history of dance--a history from the point of view of gender.

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