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Asian/Asian-American perspectives on modern dance

Title
Asian/Asian-American perspectives on modern dance [videorecording] / presented by Artworks Video ; directed and produced by Douglas Rosenberg.
Publication
U.S. : Artworks Video, c1995.

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Additional Authors
  • Choy, Peggy Myo-Young.
  • Hwang, Koosil-ja, 1960-
  • Yi, Sŏn-ok.
  • Wong, Mel.
  • Rosenberg, Douglas.
  • Artworks Video (Firm)
Description
1 videocassette (VHS, NTSC) (59 min.) : sd., col.; 1/2 in.
Summary
Panel discussion presented as part of an Asian American festival. Choreographers Kumiko Kimoto [Koosil-ja Hwang], Sun Ock Lee, and Mel Wong discuss aspects of their experiences as Asians or Asian-Americans working in the U.S.: the effects of their ethnic backgrounds on their art; their encounters with discrimination, stereotyping, or lack of understanding; Martha Graham's use of Oriental elements in her choreography; the effects of culture on physique; the influences of family background. Each choreographer is shown in brief performance excerpts.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Panel discussions.
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Performer (note)
  • Moderator: Peggy Choy.
  • Panelists: Kumiko Kimoto [Koosil-ja Hwang], Sun Ock Lee, Mel Wong.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Call Number
*MGZIA 4-7234
OCLC
  • 33113176
  • NYPY03-F594
Title
Asian/Asian-American perspectives on modern dance [videorecording] / presented by Artworks Video ; directed and produced by Douglas Rosenberg.
Imprint
U.S. : Artworks Video, c1995.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Event
Videotaped at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Performer
Moderator: Peggy Choy.
Panelists: Kumiko Kimoto [Koosil-ja Hwang], Sun Ock Lee, Mel Wong.
Added Author
Choy, Peggy Myo-Young. Moderator
Hwang, Koosil-ja, 1960- Speaker
Hwang, Koosil-ja, 1960- choreographer.
Hwang, Koosil-ja, 1960- dancer.
Yi, Sŏn-ok. spk, choreographer, dancer.
Wong, Mel. spk, choreographer, dancer.
Rosenberg, Douglas. Director. Producer
Artworks Video (Firm)
Research Call Number
*MGZIA 4-7234
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