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Dance Circles von Kringelbach, Helene Neveu (eBook)

  • Erschienen: 15.01.2013
  • Verlag: Berghahn Books
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Dance Circles

Senegal has played a central role in contemporary dance due to its rich performing traditions, as well as strong state patronage of the arts, first under French colonialism and later in the postcolonial era. In the 1980s, when the Senegalese economy was in decline and state fundingwithdrawn, European agencies used the performing arts as a tool in diplomacy. This had a profound impact on choreographic production and arts markets throughout Africa. In Senegal, choreographic performers have taken to contemporary dance, while continuing to engage with neo-traditional performance, regional genres like the sabar, and the popular dances they grew up with. A historically informed ethnography of creativity, agency, and the fashioning of selves through the different life stages in urban Senegal, this book explores the significance of this multiple engagement with dance in a context of economic uncertainty and rising concerns over morality in the public space.

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    Herausgeber: Berghahn Books
    Untertitel: Movement, Morality and Self-fashioning in Urban Senegal
    Sprache: Englisch
    Format: PDF
    Kopierschutz: AdobeDRM
    ISBN: 9781782381488
    Erschienen: 15.01.2013
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