The Routledge Dance Studies Reader
EDITED BY ALEXANDRA CARTER AND JANET O'SHEA
ROUTLEDGE; SECOND EDITION (MARCH 3, 2010)
The second edition of The Routledge Dance Studies Reader offers fresh critical perspectives on classic and modern dance forms, including ballroom, tango, Hip-hop, site-specific performance, and disability in dance.
Alexandra Carter and Janet O’Shea deliver a substantially revised and updated collection of key texts, featuring an enlightening new introduction, which tracks differing approaches to dance studies. Important articles from the first edition are accompanied by twenty new works by leading critical voices. The articles are presented in five thematic sections, each with a new editorial introduction and further reading.
Risk, Failure, Play
What Dance Reveals about Martial Arts Training
At Home in the World
on the Global Stage