Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 January 2014

320 Pages

5.4 x 8.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199343539

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Illicit Worlds of Indian Dance

Cultures of Exclusion

Anna Morcom

  • A modern history of India's female and transgender dancers and the forces of inclusion/exclusion that have shaped Indian performing arts.
  • Through the lens of dance, the author reveals much about gender, sexuality, and social status in India
  • Covers classical dance to a Bollywood fitness craze in a century of history

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