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Pointing the Way: Lalala Human Steps and the Performing Body

Publié le 1 novembre, 2007 | Pas de commentaires
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Pointing the Way: Lalala Human Steps and the Performing Body

Feminist scholars have recently argued that both ballet and modern dance inscribe restrictive definitions of gender on the body. Is formal dance irredeemable as a mode of feminist expression? The Canadian dance troupe Lalala Human Steps, under the direction of famed choreographer Edouard Lock, challenges the normative gender types of traditional Western dance. Dancer and […]