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Historical dance resources page (Richard Powers)

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Now and again I come across resources on the web that make me wonder how it was possible to have missed them all this time. Richard Powers’ website about historical dance is one of those. I was looking for an … Continue reading

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Liveness, Hawaiian arm exercises, and a bit of sensory history

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Scrolling through The Art of Dancing (1919)  on Forgotten Books, I came across a quaint-sounding exercise, Basic Hawaiian Arm and Italian Body Exercises Combined To Promote Arm and Body Grace. If it hadn’t had such an exotic title, I wouldn’t have stayed … Continue reading

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