Upper Row, Left to Right:

New York Baroque Dance Company in Terpsichore
Photo by Matthius Marx
Photo courtesy of Catherine Turocy
Sunday Boat
From the collection of Richard Powers.
Jody Sperling/Time Lapse Dance
A Leg Up
Choreography: Jody Sperling
Dancers: Andrea Skurr & Chriselle Tidrick
Photographed Baryshnikov Arts Center, NYC, May 9, 2007
Photo copyright by Julie Lemberger
Ruby Reeves and Harry Connors
Image courtesy of Terry Monaghan.
Ballet Victor Ullate Commuidad de Madrid in Coppélia
Photo credit: Victor Ullate
Image courtesy of Sonia Martín and Nèlida Monés Mestre
Taiwanese dancer Ms. Fang-Yi Sheu (former principal dancer of both Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan, and the Martha Graham Dance Company, cofounder of her own Lafa dance company) in Mr. Lin Hwai-min's choreography Moon Water
Photo by Mr. LIN Ching-yuan
Image courtesy of Yatin Lin
Anjali (Anne-Marie Gaston) dancing Bharatanatyam, India's oldest classical dance form.
Photo by Tony Gaston
Carolene Hinds
Image courtesy of Terry Monaghan.
Loïe Fuller’s Fire Dance, Reconstructed and Performed by Jessica Lindberg
Lighting Design by Megan Slayter
Video by Shawn Hove
Image courtesy of Jessica Lindberg and Megan Slayter
Eva Yerbabuena in Huso de la Memoria
Photo credit: Luis Castilla
Photo courtesy of Marta Carrasco and Nèlida Monés Mestre

Bottom Row, Left to Right:

Louise Montague: cabinet card by Houseworth
.
From the Charles H. McCaghy Collection of Exotic Dance from Burlesque to Club, the Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee Theatre Research Institute, The Ohio State University.
Unidentified performing skip in Geneva
.
From the Hilda Schuster posters, the Dalcroze School of Music Collection, the Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee Theatre Research Institute, The Ohio State University.
Contact Improvisation, Oberlin College
Photo by John Seyfried
Photo courtesy of Ann Cooper Albright
Four and Four (2008)
Choreography by Yu Xiao
Dancer: Alana Hardison
Photo by Liu Cao
Photo courtesy of Yu Xiao
Vernon and Irene Castle
From the collection of Richard Powers.
Threshold: Fleshfold by Vida Midgelow, with Brendon O'Conner
Photo by Franc Chamberlain
Jody Sperling/Time Lapse Dance
Roman Sketches
Choreography: Jody Sperling
Dancers: Kelly Hayes, Lisa Natoli & Sperling
Lighting: David Ferri
Piano: Jeffrey Middleton
Costumes: Michelle Ferranti
Photo credit: Adam Keller
New York Baroque Dance Company in Pygmalion
Photo by Matthius Marx
Photo courtesy of Catherine Turocy
Contact Improvisation, Oberlin College
Photo by John Seyfried
Photo courtesy of Ann Cooper Albright
Israel Galván in Arena
Photo by Luis Castilla
Photo courtesy of Marta Carrasco and Nèlida Monés Mestre

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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 2015 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

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.

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SDHS announces this year’s award recipients. Awards will be presented at the SDHS/CORD conference in June.

Dance Chronicle announces Founding Editors’ Awards, honoring Barbara Palfy in 2015. Sponsored by Dance Chronicle and Routledge/Taylor & Francis

Conversations call for contributions: Dancing the African Diaspora. Guest Editors: Takiyah Nur Amin and Thomas F. DeFrantz. Note that the deadline for submissions has again been extended. It is now July 15, 2015.

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