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The SDHS membership year coincides with the calendar year. You may join SDHS or renew your membership at any time during the year to receive member benefits and publications for that year. If you join in November or December, your membership will by default be applied to the following year. If you would like to join in November or December for the current year, please contact the SDHS office.

Conference presenters please note: Your membership must be current for the year in which the conference takes place.

If you prefer to send your membership information and payment to the SDHS office via fax or post, please use the membership application form linked here (pdf — opens in new tab/window).

SDHS publications

Studies in Dance History SDHS’s monograph series, published by University of Wisconsin Press, answers a growing demand for works that provide fresh analytical perspectives on dancing, dancers, and dances in a global context. Read more...

[cover of 2014 Conversations] Issued yearly in early spring generally, Conversations Across the Field of Dance Studies reflects the dynamic and diverse membership of SDHS. We seek to bring you themes and debates current in the field of dance studies and the profession, alongside news from the international community of scholars in dance and related disciplines. Read more...

conferences

SDHS Special Topics Conference, “Dance as Experience: Progressive Era Origins and Legacies”, March 26–28, 2015 in Baltimore, MD.

Conference 2015, Cut & Paste: Dance Advocacy in the Age of Austerity, a joint SDHS and CORD conference, will be held June 4–7, 2015 in Athens, Greece. Applications are now being accepted for the Selma Jeanne Cohen Award and the Graduate Student Travel Award.

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