Bridge to the Tango An attractive online catalog offering instructional videos, tango music on compact discs, films and documentaries, books on tango history, books of tango music and lyrics, and memorabilia.

Ernesto's Tango Page A classified listing of Web sites devoted to the tango, compiled and maintained by Ernst Buchberger in Vienna. The site has no graphic enhancements but is kept current up to the minute. It is particularly strong on tango music and dance in Europe.

Tango Links A directory of links to Web sites on the tango in more than forty countries, from Argentina to Vietnam, compiled and maintained by Christian Mensing. Also includes many names, mailing addresses, and telephone and fax numbers.

Tangosite A personal site maintained by Michel Van der Meiren in the Netherlands. The "news flash" section is not kept current, but the encyclopedia section offers useful information and directories.

Todo Tango Accurately named, this comprehensive Web site includes biographies of tango dancers, singers, poets, and musicians; information on lyrics, sheet music, books, and recordings; and a selective list of links to recommended sites in many countries. Acknowledged as a site of national interest by the Argentine government, it is a prime resource for all aspects of tango. It is available in Spanish or English.

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...

  • 2016 SDHS + CORD Joint Conference
    Beyond Authenticity & Appropriation: Bodies, Authorship and Choreographies of Transmission
    Nov 3-6, 2016
    Pomona College, Claremont, CA

  • 2017 CORD + SDHS Joint Conference
    Transmissions and Traces: Rendering Dance
    October 19-22, 2017
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio USA
    Call for Proposals will be posted in November 2016
To presenters at the 2015 joint conference with CORD in Athens Greece. Guidelines for submission of conference proceedings may be found here.

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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