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    • The Irish dancing : cultural politics and identities 1900-2000 / Barbara O'Connor

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    • 37622-BK
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    • Library. Ireland: Dance / O'Connor
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Publication Date:
  • 2013
ISBN:
    • 9781782050414
Edition:
    • 1st
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    • Barbara O'Connor
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    • O'Connor, Barbara
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  • Contents
    Acknowledgements
    The Irish dancing : cultural politics and identities
    The body politic : dance and national identity
    The devil in the dancehall : church state and dance regulation
    Ballrooms of romance : dance, modernity and consumption
    Return of the repressed? : set dance, postmodernity and community
    Dancing the diaspora : ethnicity and cultural memory
    The Riverdance effect : culture industries and global Irishness
    On with the dance : concluding thoughts
    Notes
    Bibliography
    Index
Illustrations:
    • The ould Irish jig [postcard]
    • Feis na Mumhan, 1910 Programme [reproduction]
    • Colleens dancing, Ballymaclinton, Franco-British Exhibition, London, 1908 [photograph] / Belfast Telegraph
    • A handbook of Irish dances, cover [reproduction]
    • War against Jazz, The Anglo-Celt, 1934 [reproduction]
    • Rainbow Ballroom of Romance, Glenfarne, Co. Leitrim, 2008 [photograph] / Kenneth Allen
    • Granada Dance Hall, Granard, Co. Longford [photograph] / Richard Webb
    • Newspaper advertisement for dance, 1934 [reproduction]
    • Newspaper advertisement for concert and ceilidh 1934 [reproduction]
    • Dancing in the Crystal Ballroom, Dublin, 1954 [photograph] / Fáilte Ireland
    • Roadside dancing, Kilcoran, Cahir, Co. Tipperary, 1958 [photograph] / Irish Photo Archive
    • Roscommon Men's Association Dinner Dance, Gresham Hotel, Dublin, 1958 [photograph] / Irish Photo Archive
    • Set dancing, Miltown Malbay, Co. Clare, 2002 [photograph] / Bill Lynch
    • Set dancing, Curracloe, Co. Wexford, 2003 [photograph] / Bill Lynch
    • Irish cailíní, image from Francis O'Neill's Irish minstrels and musicians [photograph]
    • Competitors, Australian Irish Dancing Championships, 2012 [photograph] / Milton Baar
    • Watching the Australian Irish Dancing Championships, 2012 [photograph] / Milton Baar
    • Newspaper advertisement for dance in New York City [reproduction]
    • Riverdance [photograph] / Jack Hartin
    • Riverdance [photograph] / James Mishler
    • Front cover for brochure for music and dance show [reproduction] / The Merry Ploughboy Traditional Music Pub
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    • x, 182 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. (bound)
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