Practicing Bharatanatyam in India today by Justin McCarthy

Justin McCarthy 04/23/2012

Practicing Bharatanatyam in India today means negotiating a dance form with a sensitive past and a problematic present. It means living with appropriations and dealing with notions – inherited, construed, and sometimes fallacious. […]

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Justin McCarthy is a musician, dancer, and choreographer. He has headed the department of Bharatanatyam at the Shriram Bharatiya Kala Kendra, New Delhi for the past two decades. Email: justin.mccarthy13@gmail.com

Source: Beneath Our Dancing Feet: A Dilemma of Conscience in Practicing the Art of Bharatanatyam | Center for the Advanced Study of India
Address : http://casi.ssc.upenn.edu/iit/jmccarthy
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