Download PDF by Ramsay Burt: Alien Bodies: Representations of Modernity, 'Race' and

By Ramsay Burt

ISBN-10: 0415145945

ISBN-13: 9780415145947

ISBN-10: 0415145953

ISBN-13: 9780415145954

Alien Bodies is an engaging exam of dance in Germany, France, and the us throughout the Nineteen Twenties and Nineteen Thirties. Ranging throughout ballet and glossy dance, dance within the cinema and Revue, Ramsay Burt seems to be on the paintings of ecu, African American, and white American artists.
one of the artists who characteristic are:
* Josephine Baker
* Jean Borlin
* George Balanchine
* Jean Cocteau
* Valeska Gert
* Katherine Dunham
* Fernand Leger
* Kurt Jooss
* Doris Humphrey
all for how artists answered to the alienating stories of contemporary lifestyles, Alien Bodies makes a speciality of concerns of:
* nationwide and 'racial' identity
* the recent areas of modernity
* fascists makes use of of mass spectacles
* ritual and primitivism in glossy dance
* the 'New lady' and the narrow sleek body

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