Essays about: "dance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 108 essays containing the word dance.

  1. 1. Emotional Sensitivity, Emotional Expressivity and Dance expertise: A comparative study

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Institutionen för psykologi och socialt arbete

    Author : Anna Izountouemoi; [2021]
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  2. 2. Spectators’ Experience of Watching Dance without Music: A cognitive semiotic exploration of kinesthetic empathy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Masterprogram: Språk och språkvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Kognitiv semiotik

    Author : Khatia Chikhladze; [2021]
    Keywords : empathy; kinesthetic empathy; qualitative kinetic dynamics; qualities of movement; vitality affects; emotional arousal; respiration; skin conductance; consciousness; phenomenology; intentionality; classical ballet; contemporary dance.; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : Empathy is our ability to experience and understand the mental states of others. In movement perception, and in particular in dance spectatorship, it has been argued that we experience observed movements through our own bodies: kinesthetic empathy. READ MORE

  3. 3. "Nobody puts Baby in a corner" : an analysis of Dirty Dancing with a gender and class perspective

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kommunikation och medier

    Author : Signý Kristinsdóttir; Jósefine Karlsdottir; [2021]
    Keywords : Class; masculinity; popular culture; Hollywood; dance; Dirty Dancing; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This paper analyzes how Hollywood portrays gender and class in films through dance, more specifically in Emile Adrolino’s Dirty Dancing (1987). Due to the film’s immense popularity, it has become a cultural phenomenon and a part of the fabric of our society’s cultural context. READ MORE

  4. 4. Dancing in Postcolonial Spotlights The possibility to perceive postcolonial structures within the dance scenes in India Song and Beau Travail

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Filip Hallbäck; [2020-11-11]
    Keywords : Marguerite Duras; Claire Denis; Postcolonialism; Dance performativity; Art Cinema;

    Abstract : This thesis studies the complex relationship between the concept of art cinema, dance performativity and postcolonial theories, with two dance scenes from India Song(Marguerite Duras, 1975) and Beau Travail (Claire Denis, 1999) as a point of departure. The method is to do a close reading, through the theoretical scopes by among others DavidBordwell, Patrice Pavis and Richard Dyer. READ MORE

  5. 5. OVERCOMING A CONCEPT. OR: FINDING ANNA. - An essay on one person's artistic process of creating one film.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Högskolan för scen och musik

    Author : Covers Covers; [2020-07-02]
    Keywords : Film; dance; photography; humankind; truth; concept; intuition; freedom; fun; finding;

    Abstract : I made a film. And after that I wrote an essay about the process. The process was about letting go. The film wassupposed to be about truth. READ MORE