By Barbara Sellers-Young
This publication examines the globalization of abdominal dance and the detailed dancing groups that experience advanced from it. The historical past of stomach dance has taken position in the worldwide movement of sojourners, immigrants, marketers, and travelers from the 19th to the twenty-first century. from time to time, the dance is transferred to new groups in the gender normative constitution of its unique position in North Africa and the center East. stomach dance additionally has turn into a part of well known culture’s Orientalist infused discourse. The final result of this discourse has been an international revision of the solo dances of North Africa and the center East into new genres which are nonetheless a part of the better stomach dance group yet are particular in shape and which means from the dance as practiced inside groups in North Africa and the center East.
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Belly Dance, Pilgrimage and Identity by Barbara Sellers-Young