Dance History Teachers Discussion Group This is the listserv for members of the SDHS Dance History Teachers Working Group. To subscribe, send an e-mail message to with "subscribe [your name]" in the body of the message.

Dance Librarians Discussion Group As a part of the Arts Section of the Association of College and Research Libraries, the DLDG provides a forum for dance librarians and others working in or interested in dance to discuss issues and exchange ideas. On separate Web sites, the group offers a statement of its mission and goals and has set forth its first five-year strategic plan.

Ethnicity and Dance Discussion Group To subscribe, send an e-mail message to with "subscribe ethnodance" in the body of the message.

Graduate Students in Dance An informal discussion group open to all students of dance history and related disciplines, regardless of their organizational affiliation.

Popular Culture Association and American Culture Association Discussion Networks Two moderated discussion lists are accessible. H-PCAACA makes available diverse bibliographical, research, and teaching aids and regularly commissions reviews of books relevant to the field. H-HistBibl is for librarians, archivists, curators, and scholars interested in the practice and study of bibliographic and library services in support of historical study and teaching.

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...

  • 2018 DSA Inaugural Conference
    Contra: Dance & Conflict
    July 5-8, 2018
    The University of Malta, Valetta, Malta
    Click here for the Call for Proposals

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

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

Updated 28 April 2017: Upcoming events

Updated 28 April 2017: Conference announcements and calls for papers

Updated 28 April 2017: Job postings and opportunities for students

SDHS endorses MLA statement on learning another language

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