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Waltzing Through Europe: Attitudes towards Couple Dances in the Long Nineteenth Century

Waltzing Through Europe: Attitudes towards Couple Dances in the Long Nineteenth Century

11. 10. 2020

New publication with a contribution by Daniela Stavělová from the Department of Ethnomusicology and Ethnochoreology.

Open Book Publishers has published Waltzing Through Europe: Attitudes towards Couple Dances in the Long Nineteenth Century that explores the changing reception of fashionable couple dances in Europe from the eighteenth century onwards. Daniela Stavělová from the Department of Ethnomusicology and Ethnochoreology of the Institute of Ethnology has contributed a chapter titled The Polka as a Czech National Symbol.

 

The publication is available as a free ebook here.