Dancing with the Revolution: An Evening with Elizabeth B. Schwall

Event Date: November 9, 2021 7:00 pm

Elizabeth B. Schwall aligns culture and politics by focusing on an art form that became a darling of the Cuban revolution: dance. In this history of staged performance in ballet, modern dance, and folkloric dance, Schwall analyzes how and why dance artists interacted with republican and, later, revolutionary politics.

Dancing with the Revolution: Power, Politics, and Privilege in Cuba (Envisioning Cuba) by Elizabeth B. Schwall