The Dancer’s World, 1920–1945: Modern Dancers and Their Practices Reconsidered

  • Michael Huxley

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
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  6. Back Matter
    Pages 104-120

About this book


The Dancer's World 1920-1945 focuses on modern dancers as they saw themselves. Five chapters describe a narrative arc that encompasses Europe and the USA with a focus between 1920 and 1945. A final chapter considers contemporary relevance for dancers, dance artists, choreographers, dance students and scholars alike.


dance history historical dance practice America bibliography dance Europe German modern dance USA

Authors and affiliations

  • Michael Huxley
    • 1
  1. 1.De Montfort UniversityLeicesterUK

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