DANC 017. Cross-Cultural Dance Inquiry, Choreographing Research/Dancing Knowledge.

This course surveys dance studies research methods including cultural studies perspectives, historical inquiry, phenomenological approaches, ethnographic strategies, and choreographic analysis. Through reading, writing, and discussion, students will pay close attention to the complex relationship between dance and words and the ethical and cultural concerns of the dance researcher. Over the course of the semester, students will complete their own research project based on a dance topic of their interest.
This course fulfills a requirement for Dance majors and minors.
Open to all students.
1 credit.
Spring 2023. Gerdes.
Catalog chapter: Music and Dance: Dance  
Department website: Music and Dance: Dance

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