TITLE

Barefoot contessas

PUB. DATE
August 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;8/31/92-9/7/92, Vol. 113 Issue 9, p101
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a selection from Daniel J. Boorstin's new book, `The Creators,' profiling the life and work in modern dance of Isadora Duncan (1878-1927) and Martha Graham (1894-1991). How each woman developed her own style of dance; How they popularized dance.
ACCESSION #
9208311562

 

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