The Eloquent Body: Dance and Humanist Culture in Fifteenth-Century Italy

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"This book adds an entirely new dimension to the consideration of Humanism and Italian culture. It will make a welcome addition to the field of cultural studies by broadening the subject to consider an important source of information that has been previously overlooked." Timothy McGee The Eloquent Body offers a history and analysis of court dancing during the Renaissance, within the context of Italian Humanism. Each chapter addresses different philosophical, social, or intellectual aspects of dance during the 15th century. ...

The Eloquent Body: Dance and Humanist Culture in Fifteenth-Century Italy 2004, Indiana University Press, Bloomington, IN

ISBN-13: 9780253344533

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