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Kariamu Welsh, Pioneer of African Dance Studies, Dies at 72

Kariamu Welsh, Pioneer of African Dance Studies, Dies at 72

Inspired by double Dutch jump rope moves she saw growing up in Brooklyn, she developed an influential dance technique based on archetypes found in African art. Kariamu Welsh in the 1970s, when she became a choreographer of Afrocentric dance. “Her work as an artist and scholar is deep and broad,” a colleague...

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