Fall 2006 not offered
|This course may be repeated for credit.|
This course offers advanced theoretical, historical and performative perspectives on Bharatanatyam. It covers topics such as post-colonial perspectives on hereditary performers, globalization and the commoditization of Bharatanatyam practice, and critical approaches to Indian dance history. In terms of studio work, the course involves the performance of 19th century compositions, largely from the imperial city of Tanjavur.
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|Course Format: Studio||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None