Dance and the body politic in northern Greece

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Full title: Dance and the body politic in northern Greece / Jane K. Cowan.
Main author: Cowan, Jane K., 1954-
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • Entering the dance
  • Place, distinctions, identities
  • Gender, household, and community
  • Everyday sociability as gendered practice
  • Dancing signs: deciphering the body in wedding celebrations
  • The orchestration of association in formal evening dances
  • Male prestige and the eruption of conflict
  • Ambivalent pleasures: dance as a problem for women
  • Aphrodite's tables: breakdown, blame, and female sexuality
  • Because of the dance.