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The Resource Dancing many drums : excavations in African American dance, edited by Thomas F. DeFrantz

Dancing many drums : excavations in African American dance, edited by Thomas F. DeFrantz

Label
Dancing many drums : excavations in African American dance
Title
Dancing many drums
Title remainder
excavations in African American dance
Statement of responsibility
edited by Thomas F. DeFrantz
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
African American dance -- History., African Americans -- Social life and customs
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
793.3/089/96073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
GV1624.7.A34
LC item number
D38 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
DeFrantz, Thomas
Series statement
Studies in dance history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American dance
  • African Americans
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • African American dance
  • African Americans
  • Tanz
  • Gesellschaft
  • Dans
  • Schwarze
  • USA
Label
Dancing many drums : excavations in African American dance, edited by Thomas F. DeFrantz
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
African American dance: a complex history / Thomas F. DeFrantz -- Christian conversion and the challenge of dance / P. Sterling Stuckey -- Dance and identity politics in American Negro vaudeville: The Whitman Sisters, 1900-1935 / Nadine A. George -- Awkward moves: dance lessons from the 1940s / Marya Annette McQuirter -- (Up)Staging the primitive: Pearl Primus and "the Negro problem" in American dance / Richard C. Green -- African dance in New York City / Marcia E. Heard and Mansa K. Mussa -- From "Messin' around" to "Funky Western civilization": the rise and fall of dance instruction songs / Sally Banes and John F. Szwed -- "Moves on top of blues": Dianne McIntyre's blues aesthetic / Veta Goler -- Kykunkor, or the witch woman: an African opera in America, 1934 / Maureen Needham -- Between two eras: "Norton and Margot" in the Afro-American entertainment world / Brenda Dixon Gottschild -- Katherine Dunham's Southland: protest in the face of repression / Constance Valis Hill -- The New York Negro Ballet in Great Britain / Dawn Lille Horwitz
Control code
669515227
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 366 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780299173142
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780299173142
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
b248c062-c2d3-4afd-8d3b-e63488449a2e
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)669515227
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Dancing many drums : excavations in African American dance, edited by Thomas F. DeFrantz
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
African American dance: a complex history / Thomas F. DeFrantz -- Christian conversion and the challenge of dance / P. Sterling Stuckey -- Dance and identity politics in American Negro vaudeville: The Whitman Sisters, 1900-1935 / Nadine A. George -- Awkward moves: dance lessons from the 1940s / Marya Annette McQuirter -- (Up)Staging the primitive: Pearl Primus and "the Negro problem" in American dance / Richard C. Green -- African dance in New York City / Marcia E. Heard and Mansa K. Mussa -- From "Messin' around" to "Funky Western civilization": the rise and fall of dance instruction songs / Sally Banes and John F. Szwed -- "Moves on top of blues": Dianne McIntyre's blues aesthetic / Veta Goler -- Kykunkor, or the witch woman: an African opera in America, 1934 / Maureen Needham -- Between two eras: "Norton and Margot" in the Afro-American entertainment world / Brenda Dixon Gottschild -- Katherine Dunham's Southland: protest in the face of repression / Constance Valis Hill -- The New York Negro Ballet in Great Britain / Dawn Lille Horwitz
Control code
669515227
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 366 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780299173142
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780299173142
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
b248c062-c2d3-4afd-8d3b-e63488449a2e
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)669515227
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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