New PDF release: Akram Khan: Dancing New Interculturalism (New World

By Royona Mitra

ISBN-10: 1137393653

ISBN-13: 9781137393654

ISBN-10: 134948363X

ISBN-13: 9781349483631

via seven key case reports from Khan's oeuvre, this e-book demonstrates how Akram Khan's 'new interculturalism' is a problem to the Eighties western 'intercultural theatre' undertaking, as a extra nuanced and embodied method of representing Othernesses, from his personal place of the Other.

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