Sample reading list:
Roger Copeland & Marshall Cohen, What is Dance?
Ann Dils & Ann Cooper Albright, Moving History/Dancing Cultures
Yvonne Ranier, No Manifesto
John Simon, The Boo Taboo
Susan Sontag, Against Interpretation
Brenda Dixon Gottschild, The Black Dancing Body
See instructor for complete list
Ongoing creative and reflective assignments (approx. 2 hours outside class/week); reading, viewing live and videotaped performances (approx. 2 hours outside classes/week), several short response papers and a final project.