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Part III - Tango Dance

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  15 March 2024

Kristin Wendland
Emory University, Atlanta
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Further Reading

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Anzaldi, Franco Barrionuevo. “The New Tango Era in Buenos Aires: The Transformation of a Popular Culture into a Touristic ‘Experience Economy’.” Paper presented at the II ISA Forum of Sociology, Buenos Aires, August 1–4, 2012.Google Scholar
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Further Reading

Benzekry Sabá, Gustavo. 2015. The Quest for the Embrace: The History of Tango Dance 1800–1983. Urquillo: Editorial Abrazos.Google Scholar
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Further Reading

Agunos, Misha. “Are You Actually Dancing Tango If You Aren’t Dismantling Systems of Oppression?” Oxygen Tango, June 10, 2021. Scholar
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Fabiano, Sharna. Lead and Follow: The Dance of Inspired Teamwork. Virginia Beach: Koehler Books, 2021.Google Scholar
Kral, German. Un tango más. Culver City: Strand Releasing Home Video, 2016.Google Scholar
Londoño, Ernesto. “‘A Caricature of the Patriarchy’: Argentine Feminists Remake Tango.” New York Times, October 5, 2019. Scholar
McGowan, Charis. “All-Women Argentina Tango Festival Calls for End to Machismo,” Al Jazeera, March 12, 2019. Scholar
Merritt, Carolyn. Tango Nuevo. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2012.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
McMains, Juliet. “Rebellious Wallflowers and Queer Tangueras: The Rise of Female Leaders in Buenos Aires’ Tango Scene,” Dance Research 36, no. 2 (2018): 173197.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
Runyan, Christine. “What’s Happening in Our Nervous Systems?” Interview by Krista Tippett, On Being, March 18, 2021. Scholar

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