Nietzsche's Dancers: Isadora Duncan, Martha Graham, and the Revaluation of Christian Values

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This book investigates the role Nietzsche's dance images play in his project of "revaluing all values" alongside the religious rhetoric and subject matter evident in the work of Isadora Duncan and Martha Graham, who found justification and guidance in Nietzsche's texts for developing dance as a medium of religious expression.
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KIMERER LAMOTHE is a philosopher, dancer, and scholar of religion who taught modern Western philosophy and theology for six years at Brown and then Harvard Universities.
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Publisher
Springer
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Published on
Feb 4, 2006
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Pages
269
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ISBN
9781403977267
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Language
English
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Genres
Performing Arts / Dance / Classical & Ballet
Performing Arts / Dance / General
Philosophy / History & Surveys / General
Philosophy / Religious
Religion / Christianity / General
Religion / General
Religion / Philosophy
Science / Earth Sciences / Geology
Social Science / Sociology of Religion
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