The Stakes of the Savoy: Black Women and the Lindy Hop

By Shaelyn Casey Shaelyn is a first year MFA Dance student at Sarah Lawrence College. As students of dance history, we are often asked to question and challenge the narratives that get written into history. Too often, we are only taught the canon of major figures in dance history that mostly constitute the individual contributions of choreographers. As with almost any type of history, this … Continue reading The Stakes of the Savoy: Black Women and the Lindy Hop