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Bharata Natyam (South Indian Classical Dance): Introduction of South Indian Classical Dance
DANC 261 FA
This course may be repeated for credit.
This course is an introduction to the movement language of the South Indian Classical Dance tradition, Bharata Natyam. Through daily embodiment of the movement language of Bharata Natyam, students will gain an
of the aesthetic, political, social and cultural dimensions of this form. The course will focus largely on studio participation, combined with readings, discussions and video viewings to deepen our understanding of this
form. There is no prerequisite and no prior dance experience is expected for this course.
To be announced
EXAMINATIONS AND ASSIGNMENTS
Evaluation will be based on attendance and class participation, class journal/short essays and end-of-semester performance in World Music Hall.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS and/or COMMENTS
May be repeated for credit. This course will include a course fee for the purchasing of costumes and materials.
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- Instructor(s): Krishnan,Hari
- Times: ..T.R.. 04:30PM-06:30PM; Location: WMH;
- Reserved Seats: (Total Limit: 25)
- SR. major: 3 Jr. major: 3
- SR. non-major: 5 Jr. non-major: 5 SO: 5 FR: 4
- Curricular Renewal: Reading Non-Verbal Texts, Writing, Focused Inquiry Course
Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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