Katherine Dunham on the French Stage (No Repeat of La Revue NÃ¨gre)
- Katherine Dunham. Pinkney, A.D. // Highlights for Children;Jun92, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p16
Profiles Katherine Dunham, who formed a dance company of black dancers in the late 1930s to perform dances derived from Haiti and Martinique culture. Dunham's childhood; Interest in theater and dance; How Dunham decided to open her own dance school; Travels to West Indies; Later career as...
- Hunger strike. Gleick, E.; Burleigh, N. // People;3/30/92, Vol. 37 Issue 12, p42
Covers the recent 47-day hunger strike by dance legend Katherine Dunham, 82. Dunham took her action to help change United States policy toward Haitian refugees. Dunham's view; United States position; Dunham's background; Hunger strike visitors.
- Katherine Dunham ends fast; Will go to Haiti. // Jet;4/6/92, Vol. 81 Issue 24, p12
Reports that dancer and choreographer Katherine Dunham has ended her 47-day fast protesting the United States government's forced return of Haitian immigrants. Details of Dunham's fast; Plans to travel to Haiti at request of deposed Haitian president Jean-Bertrand Aristide.
- Dunham continues her fast in support of Haitians. // Jet;3/9/92, Vol. 81 Issue 20, p8
Reports on the continued fast of dancer and choreographer Katherine Dunham in support of Haitian refugees sent back to Haiti by the United States government. Dunham's comments; Support for Haitians from activist Dick Gregory.
- Miss Dunham's Haitian home. // New Yorker;10/17/94, Vol. 70 Issue 33, p48
Focuses on dancer and choreographer Katherine Dunham. Raid of Dunham's estate in Haiti; Dunham's celebration of her eighty-fifth birthday in New York; Plans of returning to Haiti.
- Tribute to Katherine Dunham. // Dancing Times;Sep2006, Vol. 96 Issue 1153, p73
An obituary for dancer Katherine Dunham is presented.
- Katherine Dunham. Clarke, Mary // Dancing Times;Jul2006, Vol. 96 Issue 1151, p61
The article presents an obituary for Katherine Dunham, renowned dancer and choreographer, anthropologist, author and civil rights activist.
- The Great One. Brown, Karen // Black Issues Book Review;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p46
An obituary of dancer and choreographer Katherine Dunham is presented.
- Dance Legend Katherine Dunham Celebrates 90th Birthday. // Jet;07/19/99, Vol. 96 Issue 7, p16
Reports on the celebration of dancer-choreographer Katherine Dunham's 90th birthday.