Bodies of Thought: 12 Australian Choreographers

Editors: Erin Brannigan and Virginia Baxter
Publishers: RealTime and Wakefield Press

An important new book on Australian contemporary dance, Bodies of Thought: 12 Australian Choreographers features a generation of award-winning, innovative Australian choreographers with international reputations and legacies of influence:

KATE CHAMPION, ROSALIND CRISP, TESS DE QUINCEY, RUSSELL DUMAS,
LUCY GUERIN, SUE HEALEY, HELEN HERBERTSON, GIDEON OBARZANEK, STEPHEN PAGE, GARRY STEWART, MERYL TANKARD, ROS WARBY

Focusing on a work by each artist—with an interview and an essay by a leading dance scholar—this groundbreaking book offers invaluable insights into the creation of remarkable works, at a time when Australian dance is enjoying international acclaim.

Launching in July 2014.

Published with the support of the Dance Board of the Australia Council and the University of New South Wales

As part of the preparation for the book we also created the realtimedance archive.

RealTime issue #121 June-July 2014 pg. 17

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9 June 2014