Hardback Caribbean and Atlantic diaspora dance : igniting citizenship / by Yvonne Daniel.
Publication year: 2011
Publisher: Urbana, Ill. : University of Illinois Press ; Chesham : Combined
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780252078262 (pbk.) : 0252078268 (pbk.) : 9780252036538 (hbk.) : 0252036530 (hbk.) :
Yvonne Daniel provides a sweeping cultural and historical examination of diaspora dance genres. In discussing relationships among African, Caribbean, and other diasporic dances, Daniel investigates social dances brought to the islands by Europeans and Africans, including quadrilles and drum-dances.
296 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.