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The Resource Converging movements : modern dance and Jewish culture at the 92nd Street Y, Naomi M. Jackson

Converging movements : modern dance and Jewish culture at the 92nd Street Y, Naomi M. Jackson

Label
Converging movements : modern dance and Jewish culture at the 92nd Street Y
Title
Converging movements
Title remainder
modern dance and Jewish culture at the 92nd Street Y
Statement of responsibility
Naomi M. Jackson
Title variation
Modern dance and Jewish culture at the 92nd Street Y
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jackson, Naomi M
Dewey number
792.8/089/92407471
Government publication
multistate government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1783
LC item number
.J33 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • 92nd Street Y (New York, N.Y.)
  • Modern dance
  • Jews
  • United States
Label
Converging movements : modern dance and Jewish culture at the 92nd Street Y, Naomi M. Jackson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [273]-276) and index
Contents
Introduction: democracy, diversity, dance, and the Jewish encounter with America -- Jews and American culture: the 92nd Street Y and William Kolodney -- Founding the YM-YWHA dance center, 1934-1936 -- Democracy in action: educating the human being through dance -- Audience building, Jews, and global culture: the first season of the Merry-Go-Rounders -- Producing on the edge: the Y as debut dance hall and alternative performance space -- Choreographing difference: the aesthetics of diversity -- Synthesizing the universal and particular: producing "Jewish dance" at the Y -- A postmodern precursor: the Y's legacy beyond the 1960s
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xii, 288 p.
Isbn
9780819564191
Lccn
00011313
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 1289145
  • ocm45023462
Label
Converging movements : modern dance and Jewish culture at the 92nd Street Y, Naomi M. Jackson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [273]-276) and index
Contents
Introduction: democracy, diversity, dance, and the Jewish encounter with America -- Jews and American culture: the 92nd Street Y and William Kolodney -- Founding the YM-YWHA dance center, 1934-1936 -- Democracy in action: educating the human being through dance -- Audience building, Jews, and global culture: the first season of the Merry-Go-Rounders -- Producing on the edge: the Y as debut dance hall and alternative performance space -- Choreographing difference: the aesthetics of diversity -- Synthesizing the universal and particular: producing "Jewish dance" at the Y -- A postmodern precursor: the Y's legacy beyond the 1960s
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xii, 288 p.
Isbn
9780819564191
Lccn
00011313
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 1289145
  • ocm45023462

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