By Anthea Kraut
A variety of the artists featured within the booklet are famous within the background of yank dance, together with Loie Fuller, Hanya Holm, and Martha Graham, Agnes de Mille, and George Balanchine. however the publication additionally uncovers a bunch of marginalized figures--from the South Asian dancer Mohammed Ismail, to the African American pantomimist Johnny Hudgins, to the African American blues singer Alberta Hunter, to the white burlesque dancer religion Dane--who have been both attracted to positioning themselves as topics instead of items of property.
Drawing on serious race and feminist theories and on cultural stories of copyright, Choreographing Copyright bargains clean perception into the raced and gendered hierarchies that govern the theatrical industry, white women's traditionally contingent dating to estate rights, legacies of possession of black our bodies and appropriation of non-white hard work, and the stress among dance's ephemerality and its reproducibility.
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Choreographing Copyright: Race, Gender, and Intellectual Property Rights in American Dance by Anthea Kraut