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Published: 25 August 2020

296 Pages | 44 photos


ISBN: 9780197503331

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The Fascist Turn in the Dance of Serge Lifar

Interwar French Ballet and the German Occupation

Mark Franko

Oxford Studies in Dance Theory

  • Offers a new approach to history and theory in dance studies
  • Presents conclusive proof of Serge Lifar's collaburationism during the German Occupation of France during World War II
  • Traces the ways that the phenomenon of the Baroque affected dance and French literary and visual culture