The Resource Black dance in America : a history through its people, by James Haskins

Black dance in America : a history through its people, by James Haskins

Label
Black dance in America : a history through its people
Title
Black dance in America
Title remainder
a history through its people
Statement of responsibility
by James Haskins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Surveys the history of black dance in America, from its beginnings with the ritual dances of African slaves, through tap and modern dance to break dancing. Includes brief biographies of influential dancers and companies
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-2005
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Haskins, James
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1624.7.A34
LC item number
H37 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American dance
  • African American dance
  • African American dance
  • Geschichte
  • Tanz
  • Schwarze
  • USA
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Black dance in America : a history through its people, by James Haskins
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
  • Bibliography: p. 216-217
  • Videography: p. 218-222
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Dancing the slaves": Black dance comes to America -- From minstrelsy to the follies -- Jazz dancing: the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s -- Black concert dance is born but the toes keep tappin': the 1930s -- Black pioneers in modern dance: the 1940s -- From rock'n roll to ballet: the 1950s -- Integration and innovation: Black dance matures in the 1960s -- The current era: a fine variety
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
232 pages
Isbn
9780690046595
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
89035529
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)20016866
  • (OCoLC)ocm20016866
Label
Black dance in America : a history through its people, by James Haskins
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
  • Bibliography: p. 216-217
  • Videography: p. 218-222
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Dancing the slaves": Black dance comes to America -- From minstrelsy to the follies -- Jazz dancing: the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s -- Black concert dance is born but the toes keep tappin': the 1930s -- Black pioneers in modern dance: the 1940s -- From rock'n roll to ballet: the 1950s -- Integration and innovation: Black dance matures in the 1960s -- The current era: a fine variety
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
232 pages
Isbn
9780690046595
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
89035529
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)20016866
  • (OCoLC)ocm20016866

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