Über den Autor
Miriam Giguere, PhD, is the dance programme director within the department of performing arts at Drexel University in Philadelphia. Giguere has been teaching modern dance in higher education for 22 years. Prior to teaching at university level, Giguere danced professionally with three modern dance companies. She also serves as a peer reviewer for the Journal of Dance Education and the Journal of Emerging Scholarship.
Chapter 1. Introduction to Modern Dance; Chapter 2. Preparing for Class; Chapter 3. Safety and Health; Chapter 4. Modern Dance Basics; Chapter 5. Dance Composition Basics; Chapter 6. Performing and Responding to Modern Dance; Chapter 7. History of Modern Dance; Chapter 8. Five Major Styles of Modern Dance.