Steppin' on the Blues : The Visible Rhythms of African American Dance
This award-winning cultural history of black dance explores the meaning of dance in African-American life and the connections among music, song, and dance in African-American culture.
- Paperback | 312 pages
- 160.02 x 226.06 x 20.32mm | 476.27g
- 01 Jun 1996
- University of Illinois Press
- Baltimore, United States
Back cover copy
This book explores not only the meaning of dance in African American life but also the ways in which music, song, and dance are interrelated in African American culture. Beyond that it has been, finally, one of the most important means of cultural survival.