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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
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
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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