Film, Video American Ballet Theatre: 75 Years Touring the Globe

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Title
American Ballet Theatre: 75 Years Touring the Globe
Summary
Victoria Phillips discusses the history of the American Ballet Theatre in relation to the exhibit she curated at the Library of Congress.
Event Date
October 14, 2014
Notes
-  Victoria Phillips is a doctoral candidate at Columbia University in history. Her dissertation, "The Strange Commodity of Cultural Exchange: Martha Graham and her Cold War State Department Tours, 1955-1987," addresses cultural diplomacy. Her published works have appeared in the New York Times, American Communist History, Dance Research Journal, Ballet Review, and Dance Chronicle. In France she curated "Dance is a Weapon" (2008-2010), and authored the catalog; she co-curated "Dance and Democracy" (2012-2013) and "American Ballet Theatre: 75 Years Touring the Globe" (2014-2015) at the Library of Congress, which included several public lectures. She has taught at Barnard College, Marymount Manhattan College and Columbia University.
Related Resources
'American Ballet Theatre' exhibition: https://www.loc.gov/exhibits/american-ballet-theatre/
Music & Performing Arts at the Library of Congress: https://www.loc.gov/rr/perform/
Running Time
34 minutes 39 seconds
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