Lives in Motion: Celebrating Dance in Thailand (Celebrating Dance in Asia and the Pacific) (Hardcover)

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Lives in Motion: Celebrating Dance in Thailand (Celebrating Dance in Asia and the Pacific) (Hardcover)

By Pornrat Damrhung (Editor), Lowell Skar (Editor)

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This book celebrates dance in Thailand, focusing on the diversity of Thailand's dance cultures and their place in today's world. Giving voice to eminent artists and scholars on the complex roles that Thailand is pursuing for artful movement at home and abroad, it provides key perspectives on Thai dance traditions and practitioners.

Pornrat Damrhung is Professor of Dramatic Arts at Chulalongkorn University and Associate Member of the Royal Society of Thailand, specializing in contemporary dance cultures, community performance, and young people's theater.Lowell Skar teaches Global Cultural Studies at Chulalongkorn University, and focuses on how modern cultural life in Asia, including the performing arts, is both entangled in local embodied knowledge and engaged with transnational practices and imaginaries.
Product Details ISBN: 9781032214283
ISBN-10: 1032214287
Publisher: Routledge Chapman & Hall
Publication Date: November 30th, 2023
Pages: 244
Language: English
Series: Celebrating Dance in Asia and the Pacific