I See America Dancing Selected Readings, 1685-2000

ISBN-10: 0252069994

ISBN-13: 9780252069994

Edition: 2002

Authors: Maureen Needham

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Book details

List price: $28.00
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
Publication date: 3/6/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 264
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Dances of the Native Americans
The Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians (1836)
The Ghost Dance (1890)
Indian Bureau Regulations (1902)
Keeping the Rituals Alive (1985)
Contemporary Native American Pow-wow Dancing (2000)
Navajo Night Chant for the Dance of the Thunderbirds
Other Dance Traditions in America
Playford's "English Dancing Master" (1651) and Country Dancing in America
The War of the Quadrilles: Creoles vs. Americans (1804)
Sunday Afternoon Dances in Congo Square (1819)
Japanese Bon Dance Survivals in Hawai'i (1982)
All Lined Up at the Wildhorse Saloon (1997)
Swingin' Out: Southern California's Lindy Revival (2000)
The Anti-Dance Brigade
An Arrow against Profane and Promiscuous Dancing Drawn Out of the Quiver of the Scriptures (1685)
From the Ballroom to Hell (1894)
The Dance-Hall Reform (1909)
The Twist: Brave New Whirl (1962)
The Dance of the Century (1988)
Pioneers of Theatrical Dance in America
John Durang (1768-1822), First American Theatrical Dancer
The American Career of Jean Baptiste Francisqui (1793-1808)
Critics React to Fanny Elssler's American Debut (1840-41)
The Black Crook Burlesque (1867)
Critics React to The Black Crook (1866)
The Creators: Visions of America
The American Heroine (1786)
America, a Grand Historical Spectacle (1893)
Isadora Duncan's Vision of America Dancing (1927)
Dancing for Men (1926)
Platform for the American Dance
Declaration
American Document (1938)
Southland (1951)
A Critic Reacts to Balanchine's Stars and Stripes (1958)
Flag Dance (1970)
Naked in America (1999)
Last Supper at Uncle Tom's Cabin/The Promised Land (1990)
Chronology of Selected Dance Styles and Genres
Selected General Readings and References on Theatrical Dance
Index
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