Untamed Space

Untamed Space by André M. Zachery was a wonderful celebration of black performance. Zachary’s work is strongly influenced by the theory of Afrofuturism. Soyica Diggs Colbert’s chapter “Black Movements: Flying Africans in Spaceships” clearly intertwines with Zachery’s work. She states, “The category of black movement brings together studies of migration and performance in order to … Continue reading Untamed Space

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Defining Choreographic Analysis

The following is the first "real" paper I wrote in graduate school. My professor said... "Nice Work." Needless to say, I'm proud of it! How does one analyze a competitive jazz dance, a traditional Hawaiian hula, and street performance of Chicago footwork under one definition? Determining the lens through which I analyze movement was no … Continue reading Defining Choreographic Analysis