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Ann R. David

Professor, Professor of Dance and Cultural Engagement

  • 009 Lawrence, Froebel

20052018

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Research Output

2018

The “voice of the body”: revisiting the concept of embodied ethnography in the anthropology of dance’

David, A. R., 2018, (Accepted/In press) Music, Dance, Anthropology. Cottrell, S. (ed.). Royal Anthropological Institute at Sean Kingston Publishing

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2016
2015

Embodied cultural memories of the Punjab: Giddha dance and song in migrant London spaces.

David, A. R., 2015, In : Traditiones. 44, 2, p. 149-171

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2014

Dance and the Nation. Performance, Ritual, and Politics in Sri Lanka

David, A., 2014, In : Dance Research. 32, 1, p. 102-103

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Embodied traditions: Gujarati (dance) practices of garba and raas in the UK context

David, A., 2014, Dance Ethnographies and Global Perspectives. Dankworth, L. & David, A. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 13-36

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2013

Ways of moving and thinking: the emplaced body as a tool for ethnographic research

David, A., 2013, Performance and Ethnography: Dance, Drama, Music. Harrop, P. & Njaradi, D. (eds.). Cambridge Scholars, p. 45-66

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2012

Dancing in the Deities' Space: Questions of Sacredness in British Hindu Dance Practice

David, A., Jul 2012, Proceedings of the 24th Symposium of the ICTM Study Group on Ethnochoreology. p. 177-182

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Sacralising the City: Sound, Space and Performance in Hindu Ritual Practices in London

David, A., 2012, In : Culture and Religion. 13, 4, p. 449-467

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gendered Dynamics of the Divine: Trance and Possession Practices in Diaspora Hindu Sites in East London

David, A., 2010, Summoning the Spirits: Possession and Invocation in Contemporary Religion. Dawson, A. (ed.). I.B. Tauris, p. 74-90

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Gendered Orientalism? Gazing on the male South Asian Dancer

David, A., Jul 2010, Proceedings of the 26th Symposium of the ICTM Study Group on Ethnochoreology. p. 21-28

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Gendering the Divine: New Forms of Feminine Hindu Worship

David, A., 2010, In : International Journal of Hindu Studies. 13, 3, p. 337-55

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Negotiating Identity: Dance and Religion in British Hindu Communities

David, A., 2010, Dance Matters: Peforming India. Chakravorty, P. & Gupta, N. (eds.). Routledge: Taylor & Francis Group, p. 89-107

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2009

Even the dinner ladies are teaching dance! Pedagogic Explorations of South Asian Dance in Britain

David, A. & Devi, N., 2009, GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES ON DANCE PEDAGOGY: RESEARCH AND PRACTICE, SPECIAL CONFERENCE: CONGRESS ON RESEARCH IN DANCE, 2009 CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS. Randall, T. (ed.). p. 181

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Performing for the Gods? Dance and embodied ritual in British Hindu Temples

David, A., 2009, In : Journal of South Asian Popular Culture. 7, 3, p. 217-231

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

When the Body becomes the Dance: Issues of Space, Place-making and Empowerment in British Hindu Worship

David, A., Aug 2008, Proceedings of the 25th Symposium of the ICTM Study Group on Ethnochoreology.. p. 151-154

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2007

Beyond the Silver Screen: Bollywood and 'filmi' dance in the UK

David, A., 2007, In : South Asia Research. 27, 1, p. 5-24

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Choreography of the Temple? Questions of Theory & Practice in the Performance of British Hinduism

David, A., Jun 2007, Society of Dance History Scholar Conference Proceedings. p. 248-254

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Migratory Ritual or Classical Dance Forms? 'Trance' dance and Bharatanatyam as Signifiers of Tamil Identity in Diasporic Hindu Communities in Britain

David, A., Nov 2007, Congress for Research on Dance Conference Proceedings. p. 29-35

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2005

Negotiating Natyam

David, A., 2005, Akademi.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report