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Dance Dependencies: Entanglement by Hodder as Seen in Ballet Pointe Shoes and Ballerinas

Introduction In the following text, I will revise Ian Hodder’s work on entanglement as a theory that may be applied not only in the realm of archeology, but in the world of Dance Anthropology as well. As much as I … Continue reading Dance Dependencies: Entanglement by Hodder as Seen in Ballet Pointe Shoes and Ballerinas

Coloured picture of Kujawiak and Oberek dance performed in Poland

Anthropology: Exploring the Cultural Significance of Polish Folk Dances

Traditional folk dances across different countries, help to better understand the country’s culture, people, and values. Every country in the world has its own folk dance that originates in its culture and represents its norms, values, and traditions. Turkish sufi, … Continue reading Anthropology: Exploring the Cultural Significance of Polish Folk Dances

Greek Dances and How They Transform the Culture and Lifestyle of Modern Greece

The important role of Greek culture is mysterious but overwhelmed with eternal spirit. Modern life shaped its existence upon the nuances of art, architecture, government and sport dealing with ancient Greece. Traditional dance is hiding as an essential companion of … Continue reading Greek Dances and How They Transform the Culture and Lifestyle of Modern Greece

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Chronic Pain and Hip Abnormalities in Professional Ballet Dancers

Did you know that almost every professional dancer has some type of injury or chronic pain condition including hip abnormalities? For dancers, it may promote wellness through strengthening and developing one’s self, but with pain and injury, people fall into … Continue reading Chronic Pain and Hip Abnormalities in Professional Ballet Dancers

A group of men with traditional regalia and accessories perform a variety of traditional dance styles.

Anthropology: Significance of Dance in the Expression of Native American Culture

Dance in Culture The performing art of dance and its sequential movements has held considerable importance in cultures across the world throughout history. The cultural significance of dance is undeniable, whether the dance is improvised for self-expression, or symbolic of beliefs. … Continue reading Anthropology: Significance of Dance in the Expression of Native American Culture

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Gwoka: Discover the Creation of Guadeloupe’s Beats and Rhythms

Guadeloupe is a French overseas department located in the Caribbean region. It is essentially  an archipelago comprising the islands: Grande Terre, Basse Terre, Marie Galante, La Désirade and Les Saintes. The main areas in the region are the islands of … Continue reading Gwoka: Discover the Creation of Guadeloupe’s Beats and Rhythms

Anthropology: Ugandan Dance Culture and its Role in African Society

Dance Culture in Uganda Dance is an intrinsic part of African Culture. It’s something that speaks to and resonates with Africans all around the world. It’s something that brings people together in celebration; it’s something that sparks joy and creativity … Continue reading Anthropology: Ugandan Dance Culture and its Role in African Society