Southern Asia and Indian Ocean
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 understanding 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.
COURSE FORMAT: Studio
Level: UGRD Credit: .5 Gen Ed Area Dept: HA DANC Grading Mode: Graded
Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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