Contemporary Dance History
This course investigates the development of dance as a performing art in the 20th and 21st centuries. It examines major trends that influence dancemaking including technology, globalization and collaboration by observing the work of principal artists. This course investigates aesthetic points of view, beliefs and assumptions inherent in dance practice, dance criticism and history writing. This counts towards the theory requirement for the major and minor. Prerequisite: DANC 105. Generally offered spring semester every other year.