Contemporary Choreography : a Critical Reader
Edited by Jo Butterworth and Liesbeth Wildschut.
Contains chapter by Susan Leigh Foster, former College at Brockport dance faculty member: 'Throwing like a girl'? : gender in a transnational world.
This innovative text provides a range of articles covering choreographic enquiry, investigation into the creative process, and traditional understandings of dance making. It features contributions by practitioners and researchers from Europe, America, Africa, Australasia and the Asia-Pacific region, investigating the field in six broad domains: Conceptual and philosophic concerns, Educational settings, Communities, Changing aesthetics, Intercultural choreography, Choreography's relationships with other disciplines. By capturing the essence and progress of choreography in the twenty-first century this reader supports and encourages rigorous thinking and research for future generations of dance practitioners and scholars.
London ; New York : Routledge, 2009.
xxi, 458 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Butterworth, Jo; Wildschut, Liesbeth; and Foster, Susan Leigh, "Contemporary Choreography : a Critical Reader" (2009). Brockport Bookshelf. 42.