A History of Ballet
By Jennifer Homans
(Granta Books (UK), Hardcover, 9781862079502)
Publication Date: November 2010
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Ballet's history is not just about choreography and technique â�� it's also a history of nationalization, the changing ways we view the body, shifting gender norms and class struggles. Historian Jennifer Homans chronicles the art form in a cultural history, Apollo's Angels. More at NPR.org
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