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2014, ISBN 9780822357421, xxiv, 384
Open from 1942 until 1945, the Hollywood Canteen was the most famous of the patriotic home-front nightclubs where civilian hostesses jitterbugged with enlisted... 
Memory | Los Angeles (Calif.) Social conditions | Dance | Social aspects | History | Hollywood Canteen | World War, 1939-1945 | Dance - Social aspects - California - Los Angeles - History - 20th century
Book
2010, ISBN 9780195390827, xvi, 441
This is the first comprehensive, fully documented, intercultural history of tap dance, a uniquely American art form, that explores all aspects of the intricate... 
History | Tap dancing | music | Afro-irish | Jazz tap | Bebop | Tap challenge | Rhythm tap | Hip-hop | Ragtime stepping | Swing | Buck-and-wing | Tap dance
Book
Popular Music, ISSN 0261-1430, 10/2006, Volume 25, Issue 3, pp. 347 - 368
This paper offers a case history of the BBC's ambivalent engagement with dance music during the Second World War. It examines what 'dance music' meant to the... 
Broadcasting industry | Popular dance | Jazz | Ballrooms | Music | Dance | Ballroom dance | Radio | Dance music | Musical rhythm | MUSIC | ethnomusicology | Great Britain | ballroom dance | dance music | British Broadcasting Corporation | folk dance | World War II | Management | Musicians | Media coverage | Radio stations | Radio programming
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Film Quarterly, ISSN 0015-1386, 9/2015, Volume 69, Issue 1, pp. 45 - 51
MacDonald finds himself unexpectedly in the grip of a previously unknown film, "Sem Titulo #1: Dance of Leitfossil" by Brazilian filmmaker Carlos Adriano. The... 
Computer programming | Celebrations | Singing | Desire | Popular dance | Music | Images | Swing dance | Movies | Song lyrics | FILM, RADIO, TELEVISION | Vorobow, Bernardo | dramatic arts | Adriano, Carlos | Brazil | independent filmmakers | Sem Titulo #1 | television and video | Dance of Leitfossil | Filmmakers | Criticism and interpretation
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Music and the Moving Image, ISSN 2167-8464, 7/2017, Volume 10, Issue 2, pp. 33 - 45
Benny Goodman's “Sing Sing Sing” has been used in a number of films since its first recording. Examining these filmic uses reveals the manner in which period... 
Musical performance | Vocal music | Musical bands | Swing music | Jazz | Musical register | Music | Film music | Swing dance | Movies | Criticism and interpretation | Goodman, Benny | Popular music in motion pictures | Motion picture music | Philosophy and aesthetics | Prima, Louis | 1909-1986 | Popular music | ethnomusicology | dramatic arts | United States | folk music | film | jazz music | Dancing | Singers
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Atlantic Studies, ISSN 1478-8810, 01/2020, Volume 17, Issue 1, pp. 40 - 64
By examining film and print media, along with influences of the Great Depression and WWII on public culture, this essay explores the evolution and... 
Lindy Hop | neo-swing | African American dance | swing dancing | cultural appropriation | black vernacular dance | Dance | Culture | Sex roles
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2011, Esprit country, ISBN 9782364520004, 235
Book
Journal of dance medicine & science : official publication of the International Association for Dance Medicine & Science, ISSN 1089-313X, 06/2018, Volume 22, Issue 2, pp. 84 - 90
Footwear in dance has been studied for support and cushioning, but little research has been conducted on free moments, which may result from high frictional... 
Biomechanical Phenomena | Leg - physiology | Humans | Foot - physiology | Adult | Female | Male | Dancing - physiology | Postural Balance - physiology | Shoes | Weight-Bearing - physiology
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Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television, ISSN 0143-9685, 07/2017, Volume 37, Issue 3, pp. 455 - 474
In switching the analytic focus from the sites and strategies of production to those of exhibition and consumption, this article challenges dominant... 
FILM, RADIO, TELEVISION | swing music | United States | Certeau, Michel de | film | jazz music | 1935-1939 | film industry | ethnomusicology | dramatic arts | film viewer | folk music | film exhibition | race relations | Circuits | Audience | Audiences | Reception (Artistic works) | Markets | Youth | American history | Studios | Switching | Motion picture industry | Rituals | Music | Swing | American culture | Motion pictures
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ZEITSCHRIFT FUR SPORTPSYCHOLOGIE, ISSN 1612-5010, 04/2017, Volume 24, Issue 2, pp. 77 - 82
The aim of the present study was to examine whether swing dancing increases the dancer's happiness, and if so, which active factors are responsible. We... 
active factors | DEPRESSION | subjective well-being | DISEASE | PSYCHOLOGY, APPLIED | MOVEMENT | dance / movement therapy | INTERVENTION | swing dance
Journal Article
Daedalus, ISSN 0011-5266, 10/2013, Volume 142, Issue 4, pp. 82 - 97
The Hollywood Canteen (1942-1945) was the most famous of the USO and USO-like patriotic nightclubs where civilian hostesses jitterbugged with enlisted men of... 
HUMANITIES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | SOCIAL SCIENCES, INTERDISCIPLINARY | ethnomusicology | nostalgia | jazz dance | United States | folk dance | swing dance | World War II
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