Curator of Dance at the Library of Congress to Speak at Zimmerman Library
October 11, 2011
The University Libraries and the Theatre and Dance department are pleased to sponsor a visit by Elizabeth Aldrich, Curator of Dance at the Library of Congress. Aldrich will present "Re examining the Record: Do We Really 'Know' Martha Graham?" on Tuesday, Oct. 25 at 11 a.m. in the Willard Reading Room, Zimmerman Library.
A noted dance historian, Aldrich served as the executive director of the Dance Heritage Coalition for six years prior to her appointment at the Library of Congress. She is the author of several books. As an expert on Renaissance dance, she has choreographed work in several Merchant-Ivory films and in one film by Martin Scorsese.