Movement Aesthetics in Chinese Sword and Sleeve Dance


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  • Speaker: Professors Shao Weiqiu and Zhang Jun
  • Host Department: ccs
  • Date: 02/10/2014
  • Time: 4:00PM - 5:30PM

  • Location: Educational Conference Center, Room 1840 School of Social Work

  • Description:

    Professors Shao and Zhang will introduce and demonstrate important aesthetic dimensions of Chinese sword and water sleeve change and discuss their connections with martial arts and Chinese indigenous theater (xiqu).  The event will be introduced and moderated by CCS faculty associate Emily Wilcox.  Audience members will have a chance to try out some of the movements themselves.

    Free and Open to the Public.

    For more information, please e-mail Emily Wilcox at

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