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Negotiating Natyam

Symposium, 2005

Akademi’s full-scale symposium, Negotiating Natyam, held on October 9th 2005, in the Linbury Studio Theatre at the Royal Opera House, London, attracted a wide range of contributors and audience from the arena of South Asian dance both in the UK and world-wide. Drawing on performance, film, lecture-demonstrations and panel discussions, it celebrated and debated the classical dance form of Bharatanatyam from its origins to the present day.



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