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 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with "subscribe This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. [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 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 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 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

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.

news

SDHS Board of Directors election runs April 1–15. All current SDHS members may vote. Please see the candidates' biographies and links to ballots.

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 been extended. It is now June 30, 2015.

Updated 28 March: Upcoming events

Updated 15 March: Conference announcements and calls for papers

Updated 15 March: Job postings and opportunities for students

SDHS endorses MLA statement on learning another language

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