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The Dance Oral History Channel: David Gordon Interview, Excerpt
Image Credit: Andrew Eccles, 2012
The Interview with David Gordon, conducted by Gia Kourlas, was audio recorded on June 4 and 6, 2012.
In this excerpt, David Gordon discusses his heady days in the Art Department at Brooklyn College and becoming immersed in New York City cultural life. Gordon also describes meeting dancer Valda Setterfield, who would eventually become his wife.
The Oral History Project Interview with David Gordon was made possible with assistance from the New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts. You can listen to the interview in its entirety on-site on the third floor of the Library for the Performing Arts. A full description of the interview, including a content summary, can be found here.