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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

From ‘folk devils’ to ballroom dancers, Waltzing Through Europe explores the changing reception of fashionable couple dances in Europe from the eighteenth century onwards.
 
A refreshing intervention in dance studies, this book brings together elements of historiography, cultural memory, folklore, and dance across comparatively narrow but markedly heterogeneous localities. Rooted in...
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