|This course may be repeated for credit.|
|Certificates: South Asian Studies|
Instruction in the classical dance of central Java will begin with the basic movement vocabulary and proceed to the study of dance repertoires. At the end of the semester, an informal recital will be arranged with the accompaniment of live gamelan music. Emphasis is on the female style.
Designing, Creating, and Realizing
Designing, Creating, and Realizing: This course is based on the practice of interpreting and performing Javanese dance.
Intercultural Literacy: By studying dance from different national origins particular to Indonesia, students will acquire comparative frameworks pertinent to the act of cross-cultural comparison and interpretation.
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|Course Format: Studio||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (DANC)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Brakel-Papenhuyzen, Clara, CLASSICAL JAVANESE DANCE
Holt, Claire, ART IN INDONESIA
|Examination and Assignments: |
Listening assignments and performance in the "World of Dance Concert."
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Regular registration or go to the first class and Professor Urip Sri Maeny may accept additional students, if there is space available. Upon the completion of Javanese Dance I, students are encouraged to take the group tutorial (Javanese Dance II) to study advanced repertoire and Balinese Dance.
|Instructor(s): Maeny,Urip Sri Times: .M.W... 01:00PM-02:30PM; Location: WMH; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 16||SR major: 2||JR major: 2|| || |
|Seats Available: 12||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 2||JR non-major: 4||SO: 4||FR: 2|