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Author Koritz, Amy, 1955-

Title Gendering bodies/performing art [electronic resource] : dance and literature in early-twentieth-century culture / Amy Koritz.

Imprint Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c1995.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ACLS Humanities E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 218 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series ACLS Humanities E-Book.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Moving violations : dance in the London music hall -- The dancer and woman's place : Maud Allan and Isadora Duncan -- The symbolist dancer : the performance aesthetics of Isadora Duncan, Arthur Symons, and Edward Gordon Craig -- Oscar Wilde's Salom : rewriting the fatal woman -- Dance and gender in Yeats's early plays for dancers -- The aesthetics of control : G.B. Shaw and the performer -- Usurping high culture : the Russian Ballet, I -- Disappearing acts : ideology and the performer in T.S. Eliot's early criticism -- Massine and modernism : the Russian Ballet, II.
Reproduction Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Michigan Publishing, 2012. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) Mode of access: Intranet.
Subject English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Dance in literature.
English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
English literature -- Irish authors -- History and criticism.
Dance -- England -- History.
Symbolism (Literary movement) -- England.
Added Author American Council of Learned Societies.
In: ACLS Humanities E-Book. URL:
Other Form: Original 0472106163 (DLC) 95004350

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