Search results: Found 1

Listing 1 - 1 of 1
Sort by
Dancing Postcolonialism

Book Series: TanzScripte ISBN: 9783839406427 Year: Pages: 230 DOI: 10.14361/9783839406427 Language: English
Publisher: transcript Verlag
Subject: Arts in general
Added to DOAB on : 2020-02-11 11:21:26

Export citation

Choose an application


This book presents the first in-depth critical and historical examination of the internationally renowned National Dance Theatre Company of Jamaica (NDTC) in the context of postcolonial theatre. Combining a postcolonial theoretical framework with performance studies and dance analysis, the study examines the interrelationship of Jamaican modern dance theatre aesthetics and the Caribbean's complex cultural genealogy since 1492. Addressing issues of postcolonial nationalism and Jamaican identity politics, the book provides the first comprehensive study of the NDTC's modern dance theatre works as it situates dance theatre choreography at the centre of postcolonial independence politics and cultural theory in the Caribbean.

Listing 1 - 1 of 1
Sort by
Narrow your search


transcript Verlag (1)


CC by-nc-nd (1)


english (1)

From To Submit

2007 (1)