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Volume 45, Number 1, April 2013

Table of Contents

Editor's Note

Global Modernities

pp. 1-3


On the Value of Mistranslations and Contaminations: The Category of "Contemporary Choreography" in Asian Dance

pp. 4-21

Dance Returns to American Cultural Diplomacy: The U.S.State Department's 2003 Dance Residency Program and Its After Effects

pp. 22-39

"Breakin' the Rules": Eleo Pomare and the Transcultural Choreographies of Black Modernity

pp. 40-63

Mobilizing Dance/Traumatizing Dance: Kongonya and the Politics of Zimbabwe

pp. 64-79

Staging War: Performing Bharata Natyam in Colombo, Sri Lanka

pp. 80-108

Review Essay

The Ancient Dancer in the Modern World: Responses to Greek and Roman Dance ed. by Fiona Macintosh, and: Modernism's Mythic Pose: Gender, Genre, Solo Performance by Carrie J. Preston (review)

pp. 109-117

Book Reviews

The Dance of Politics: Gender, Performance, and Democratization in Malawi by Lisa Gilman (review)

pp. 118-122

Living in an Artworld: Reviews and Essays on Dance, Performance, Theater, and the Fine Arts by Noël Carroll (review)

pp. 122-124

Dancing on the Canon: Embodiments of Value in Popular Dance by Sherril Dodds (review)

pp. 124-128

Stravinsky's Ballets by Charles M. Joseph (review)

pp. 128-131

Burnt Cork: Traditions and Legacies of Blackface Minstrelsy ed. by Stephen Johnson (review)

pp. 131-134

Embodying Mexico: Tourism, Nationalism & Performance by Ruth Hellier-Tinoco (review)

pp. 134-137

Contemporary Indian Dance: New Creative Choreography in India and the Diaspora by Ketu H. Katrak (review)

pp. 137-139

Books Received

pp. 140-141

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