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Early Dance Panels and Papers at DSA 2021

(V) = virtual session (IP) = in-person session

Tuesday

  • Radical Religion I: Religious Dance as an Antiracist Praxis (V)

Wednesday

  • Radical Religion II: Historically Transformative Connections (V)

Thursday, October 14 

  • Annual Meeting of the Early Dance Working Group (IP & V)

  • Cultural Crossings in Late 18th- and 19th-century Mexican Dance Sources (V)

Friday

  • Individuals and Communities in Conversation: The Choreography of 'Call and Response' *Session sponsored by the Early Dance Working Group (IP & V)

  • Dance History Teachers Discussion Group Panel (IP)

  • Decolonizing Dance Pedagogy in Canada (IP & V)

Saturday

  • Scopic Regimes: Photography, Telescopes, and the Burlesque (IP)

  • Non-Compliant Bodies: Can-Can, Chronic Illness, and Skolting (IP)

Sunday

  • Choreographies of Connection: Embodying Politics of the Past and Present (IP & V)

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Early Dance Panels at DSA 2020 -- annual conference cancelled

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Early Dance Panels and Papers at DSA 2019

 

Thursday

  • Annual Meeting of the Early Dance Working Group

Friday

  • Un/common Un/grace: Grace and the Grotesque in Early and Modern European Dance

  • Historical Specificities Across Time

  • (Counter)publics and the Commons

Saturday

  • On Stage, At Court, and On the Road: Revisiting the Common Repertoire and Dance Conventions of Early Modern Europe

  • The Archive: Common Ground from Past-to-Present and There-to-Here

  • Travels of the Common French Contradance

 

Sunday

  • Mobilizing (Un)Common Identity: Dance and Poetry

  • Early Choreographic Commons: Race and the Longue Durée

Conference schedule (pdf)

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Early Dance Panels at DSA 2018

Thursday

  • Annual Meeting of the Early Dance Working Group

Friday

  • Conflict in Dance Adaptations of Shakespeare’s Works

Saturday

  • From Plato to the Early Modern Era: Dance, Peace, and Conflict

  • Embodying Violence and Armed Conflict in Greco-Roman Antiquity

  • Shakespeare, Dance, & Conflict

 

Sunday

  • War & Peace in 17th Century Dance

  • From Ancient Greek Literature into Dance

  • Dance and Conflict in Early Modern Europe

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Updated January 2, 2022.