January 19, 2023

Collections Spotlight: Katherine Dunham Selections

Last Updated on September 11, 2022

Katherine Dunham in the ballet L'Ag'Ya

This collection contains moving and still images, highlighting the dancer’s early explorations as an anthropologist observing movement types and dance forms in Haiti, Trinidad, Martinique, and Jamaica as well as Dunham performing and teaching.

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Politics and the Dancing Body online exhibition items

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