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Pallabi Chakravorty, “This Is How We Dance Now”

February 25 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

A talk by Pallabi Chakravorty, Professor at Swarthmore College

Organized by the UCLA Department of World Arts and Cultures/Dance

Date: Monday, February 25, 2019
Time: 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Location: Kaufman Hall 108

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Pallabi Chakravorty is a leading scholar of South Asian performance and has recently published her second monograph, This Is How We Dance Now, an ethnography about the media industry, competition shows, and reality TV dance in India. It’s the first contemporary ethnography of screendance in India and an important contribution to the fields of visual and performance studies. She will present a lecture related to this book and her ongoing research in the area, which includes addressing gender and class representations and stratifications.

Co-sponsored by:

  • Center for the Study of Women
  • Center for India and South Asia

Details

Date:
February 25
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/this-is-how-we-dance-now-tickets-55787424689

Organizer

UCLA Department of World Arts and Cultures/Dance

Venue

108 Kaufman Hall

Details

Date:
February 25
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/this-is-how-we-dance-now-tickets-55787424689

Organizer

UCLA Department of World Arts and Cultures/Dance

Venue

108 Kaufman Hall