Additional Reading

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During the transcription process it became apparent that there are many aspects of dance and movement that cannot be understood without visual/textual supplements.  Below are links to Wikipedia, a wonderful and often unreliable source of information.  If there are terms in the transcripts that you are not familiar with, and they are not listed below, it is because that information has not been introduced online yet, and therefore cannot be easily accessed. Use the links to provide basic information and definitions for you however do not rely on them for truth. That you must find on your own…[dramatic ellipses]…

Dance Disciplines/ Dance Terms

Authentic Movement
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Authentic_Movement

Bharatanatyam
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bharatanatyam

Bolshoi Ballet
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bolshoi_Theatre

Break dance
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Breakdance

Ceilidh
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ceilidh

Contact improv
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contact_improvisation

Giselle
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Giselle

Hula
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hula

Kalakshetra
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kalakshetra

Kathakali
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kathakali

Lion Dance
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lion_dance

Malay Zapin
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zapin

Mudras
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mudras

Pas de deux
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pas_de_deux

Proscenium
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ProsceniumRave

Reamker
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reamker

Swan Lake
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swan_Lake

Academic Studies

Ethnochoreology
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ethnochoreology

Ethnomusicology
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ethnomusicology

Theological Reference

Erzulie
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erzulie

Krishna
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Krishna

Shakti
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shakti

Theosophical Society
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Theosophical_Society

Vodou
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Haitian_Vodou

Vodun
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vodun

Whirling Dervish
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whirling_dervish

Dance Companies

battery opera
http://www.batteryopera.com/

InDance
http://www.indance.ca/

Nyata Nyata
http://www.nyata-nyata.org/

Mascall Dance
http://www.mascalldance.ca/

Shakti Dance
http://www.shaktidance.org/

Concepts

Eurocentrism
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eurocentrism

Mirror Neurons
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mirror_neurons

Proxemics
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Proxemics

Individuals

Brahmin
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brahmin

Charles de Gaulle
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_de_Gaulle

Devadasi
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Devadasi

George Arundale
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Arundale

Jawole Willa Jo Zollar
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jawole_Willa_Jo_Zollar

Margie Gillis
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Margie_Gillis

Metis
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M%C3%A9tis

Mobutu
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mobutu

Pavlova
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anna_Pavlova

Rukmini Devi
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rukmini_Devi_Arundale

Sekou Toure
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sekou_Toure

Soekarno
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soekarno

Dialect

Creole Malay
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malay-based_creole_languages

Kreyol
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Haitian_Creole_language

Lingala
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lingala

Munkutuba
(not found)

Reading

Zapin: Folk Dance of the Malay World – Md Nor Mohd, Anis

The Rest is Noise – Ross, Alex

White Niggers of America - Vallieres, Pierre

Locations

Austronesia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Austronesia

MOMA
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Museum_of_Modern_Art

Rabindra University
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rabindra_Bharati_University

Events

Cambodian Genocide
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cambodian_genocide

Colonialism
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colonialism

Coup d’etat
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coup_detat

Hegemony
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hegemony