DANC 391: Dance History II

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Credits: 3

Examines revolutions in transformation of 20th-century Western dance into forms and institutions that radically departed from predecessors. Development of contemporary dance carried with it reflections of the influence of technology and media as well as concept of global culture. Renewed interest in traditional dance forms acknowledges power of dance to serve as carrier of cultural and societal values. Dance forms placed in social, political, cultural, aesthetic, and historical contexts. Limited to three attempts.
Mason Core: Arts
Specialized Designation: Writing Intensive in Major
Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.