DANC 30 Dance History-Dance in Cultural Context (3)
Credit, Degree Applicable
P/NP Available
Lectures, readings, films and discussions on theory and development of dance from its evolution in anthropological sources to 20th century contemporary dance. This survey history course will touch on the historical basis of dance and will emphasize the history of classical ballet, American/European modern dance, African-Haitian dance and the American idioms of tap and jazz.
Formerly PE 30