Interview with Eva Yaa Asantewaa: Dance Writer

Thomas F. De Frantz*

*Corresponding author for this work

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Since 1976, dance writer, curator, and community educator Eva Yaa Asantewaa has contributed writing on dance in Dance Magazine, The Village Voice, SoHo Weekly News, Gay City News, The Dance Enthusiast, and Time Out New York, among many other publications. She blogs on the arts with dance as a specialty for InfiniteBody. She received a 2017 New York Bessie Award for Outstanding Service to the Field of Dance, as well as a 2017 Bessie Award as curator for skeleton architecture or the future of our worlds, an evening of performance that highlighted the power of Black women within community.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Routledge Companion to African American Theatre and Performance
PublisherTaylor and Francis
Number of pages4
ISBN (Electronic)9781351751445
ISBN (Print)9781138726710
StatePublished - Jan 1 2018
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Arts and Humanities(all)


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