Read the dance heritage research from the PhD of Dr Valeria Lo Iacono by choosing from the posts below and from the additional pages.
Authenticity in Intangible Heritage. Critique, UNESCO 2005 Guidlines, Nara Document on Authenticity, Yamato Declaration and fluid authenticity.
Transmission of cultural heritage. Safeguarding of intangible cultural heritage; essentialist vs dialogical approach; past, present and future and changes.
In the introduction (1.1), I mentioned the fact that much has been written academically on different aspects of bellydance but no studies have been done so far focusing solely on Egyptian raqs sharqi style. In this part of the literature review, I discuss some...
Ethnochoreology literature. The history of ethnochoreology, ICTM Study Group on Ethnochoreology. dance ethnology, applied ethnochoreology, UNESCO.
Highlights Lo Iacono, V. and Brown, D. H. K. (2016) ‘Beyond Binarism: Exploring a Model of Living Cultural Heritage for Dance’, The Journal of the Society for Dance Research, 34(1), pp. 84– 105. doi: 10.3366/drs.2016.0147. A Adra, N. (2005) ‘Belly Dance: An Urban Folk...
Dance study approach. Dance ethnology & anthropology of dance seminal studies. Kealiinohomoku, Prokosch Kurath, Grau, Cohen Bull (aka Novack) & Blacking.
Intangible Cultural Heritage Case Studies for ICH UNESCO Recognition. Benefits, implementation problems, folklorization, commodification and other issues.
History of UNESCO ICH Definitions and on Cultural Heritage from 1899. How the idea of intangible cultural heritage developed.
Identifying the cultural heritage characteristics of a dance tradition. Definitions and paradigms of heritage; internationalism, transmission, identity.
Dance PhD structure and planning using sociology, ethnochoreology & dance studies. Literature review, methodology, results, discussion and conclusions.
Rationale for investigating Egyptian Raqs Sharqi. ICH, transculturality, global dance and stigma. Global Dimension of Dance and its transmission practice.
Dance research framework. Concept map; ethnochoreology; UNESCO definition of traditions, practices and performing arts; sociology and dance studies.
Researching Egyptian Raqs Sharqi. Reasons to research Egyptian raqs sharqi belly dance as a form of intangible cultural heritage (ICH).
Safeguarding Dance Heritage in Egyptian Raqs Sharqi. 2003 UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage Convention, holistic and ethnochoreological approach to dance.