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The Resource Modern moves : dancing race during the ragtime and jazz eras, Danielle Robinson

Modern moves : dancing race during the ragtime and jazz eras, Danielle Robinson

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Modern moves : dancing race during the ragtime and jazz eras
Title
Modern moves
Title remainder
dancing race during the ragtime and jazz eras
Statement of responsibility
Danielle Robinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Modern Moves examines the movement of social dances between "black" and "white" cultural groups and immigrant and migrant communities during the early twentieth century. It focuses on Manhattan, a Black Atlantic capital into which diverse people and dances flowed and intermingled, and out of which new dances were marketed globally"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robinson, Danielle
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ballroom dancing
  • Dance
  • Dance
  • Jazz
  • Music and race
  • Immigrants
  • Racism
  • MUSIC / History & Criticism
  • Ballroom dancing
  • Dance
  • Dance
  • Immigrants
  • Jazz
  • Music and race
  • Race relations
  • Racism
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (State)
  • United States
Label
Modern moves : dancing race during the ragtime and jazz eras, Danielle Robinson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. Let's Go Back Home: The Slow Drag, Black Migration, and the Birth of Black Harlem -- 2. A Colorful Nightmare: Immigrant Ragtime Dancing as Participatory Minstrelsy -- 3. The Ugly Duckling: The Refinement of Ragtime Dancing and the Mass Marketing of Modern Social Dance -- 4. The Eclipse: Ballroom Dancing, Bodily Code Switching, and the Harlem Renaissance -- 5. "Marvelous, new dirty steps": Appropriation, Authenticity, and Opportunity -- Conclusion
Control code
907205024
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 197 pages
Isbn
9780199779222
Lccn
2014046794
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)907205024
Label
Modern moves : dancing race during the ragtime and jazz eras, Danielle Robinson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. Let's Go Back Home: The Slow Drag, Black Migration, and the Birth of Black Harlem -- 2. A Colorful Nightmare: Immigrant Ragtime Dancing as Participatory Minstrelsy -- 3. The Ugly Duckling: The Refinement of Ragtime Dancing and the Mass Marketing of Modern Social Dance -- 4. The Eclipse: Ballroom Dancing, Bodily Code Switching, and the Harlem Renaissance -- 5. "Marvelous, new dirty steps": Appropriation, Authenticity, and Opportunity -- Conclusion
Control code
907205024
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 197 pages
Isbn
9780199779222
Lccn
2014046794
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)907205024

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