Synopses & Reviews
A complete history of black dance forms, this book explores folk, ballet, jazz, tap, Broadway/Hollywood, disco, and breakdancing. An ultimate research tool, it includes portraits of hundreds of important black dancers and choreographers.
Updated, corrected and with a new chapter on black dance during the last 15 years. "Authoritative reference for dancers, anthropologists and students of black studies." ( Dance magazine on the first edition). Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.