Motion Arrested: Dance Reviews of H.T. Parker

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Motion Arrested: Dance Reviews of H.T. Parker

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Description

A collection of reviews by eminent critic of the Boston Evening Transcript, H.T. P. [Henry Taylor Parker] (1967–1934), edited and with an introduction by former dancer Olive Holmes (1911–2003)—whose selection brings thirty years of dance to life. Includes reviews on many important dance figures like Ruth St. Denis and Isadora Duncan, forming a unique record of the period of the American discovery of dance.

ISBN

978-0-8195-7794-8

Publication Date

1982

Publisher

Wesleyan University Press

City

Middletown

Keywords

Dance, modernism, Isadora Duncan, Ruth St. Denis, Olive Holmes, H.T. Parker, Dance criticism

Disciplines

Dance | Digital Humanities | Esthetics | Other Arts and Humanities | Other Theatre and Performance Studies | Performance Studies | Theatre History

Comments

Motion Arrested, edited by Olive Holmes, is licensed under a

Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License

Publication of this title is funded by the Humanities Open Book program, a joint initiative of The National Endowment for the Humanities and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Motion Arrested: Dance Reviews of H.T. Parker

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