Kate Ramsey

Katherine DunhamSAR Press PublicationKatherine Dunham: Recovering an Anthropological Legacy, Choreographing Ethnographic FuturesThis book explores Katherine Dunham’s contribution to anthropology and the ongoing relevance of her ideas and methodologies, rejecting the idea that art and academics need to be cleanly separated from each other.
2010, June 6–11
Katherine Dunham and the Anthropology of Dance: Theory, Experiment and Social EngagementAdvanced SeminarKatherine Dunham and the Anthropology of Dance: Theory, Experiment, and Social EngagementPerhaps best known as the first African American to found a major modern dance company, Dunham counted Alvin Ailey, Eartha Kitt, and Marlon Brando among her students.

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