Workshop on Dance of the Dai Ethnic Minority

Posted on Jun, 20 2014

The ERCCT in cooperation with the Chair of Greater China Studies organizes a workshop on the Dance of the Dai Ethnic minority to be held by Ms. Chang I-Wen of the Department of World Arts and Cultures/Dance, University of California at Los Angeles on Saturday, June 28th, 6 to 8 p.m..

The Workshop will be held in English and is going to teach the basic elements of the dance of the chinese Dai ethnic minority (Yunnan) as well as simple choreography and sets out to problematize notions of the "authentic" and "traditional" in Chinese dance, as well as the idea of national identity constructed through Chinese dance in both China and Taiwan. 

Participation is free of charge.

Venue: Gymnastics Hall (Gymnastikhalle), Institute of Sport Science, Wilhelmstr. 124, 72074 Tübingen

Anyone interested in taking part in the workshop, please sign up with a short e-mail to the ERCCT.