DANCE 7490: History/Theory/Literature: Special Topics
Special topics in history/theory/literature of dance. Prereq: Grad standing or permission of instructor. Repeatable to a maximum of 16 cr hrs or 4 completions. VSP Admis Cond course.
Special offering, topics vary, can be either semester.
Example topic: Discussions, written assignments, and movement sessions to engage Jewish and Israeli history in relation to choreographic trends. This course examines issues of Jewish and Israeli culture, ethnicity, nationalism, gender, assimilation, the body, and aesthetic elements in social and concert dance of Israel and the Jewish expansion in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.