Chino and the Dance of the Butterfly: A Memoir (Paperback)

Chino and the Dance of the Butterfly: A Memoir By Dana Tai Soon Burgess Cover Image

Chino and the Dance of the Butterfly: A Memoir (Paperback)

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Renowned Korean American modern-dance choreographer Dana Tai Soon Burgess shares his deeply personal hyphenated world and how his multifaceted background drives his prolific art-making in Chino and the Dance of the Butterfly. The memoir traces how his choreographic aesthetic, based on the fluency of dance and the visual arts, was informed by his early years in Santa Fe, New Mexico. This insightful journey delves into an artist's process that is inspired by the intersection of varying cultural perspectives, stories, and experiences. Candid and intelligent, Burgess gives readers the opportunity to experience up close the passion for art and dance that has informed his life.

Product Details ISBN: 9780826364265
ISBN-10: 0826364268
Publisher: University of New Mexico Press
Publication Date: September 15th, 2022
Pages: 360
Language: English