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. […]

Read this informative article here >>

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:

Source: Beneath Our Dancing Feet: A Dilemma of Conscience in Practicing the Art of Bharatanatyam | Center for the Advanced Study of India
Address :
Date Visited: Mon May 07 2012 21:23:52 GMT+0200 (CEST)

Posted in Dance, Musicians and scholars, Research Tagged with: , , ,