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    • Dance, class and the body: a Bourdieusian examination of training trajectories into ballet and contemporary dance 

      Tsitsou, Lito (The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, 2014-06-13) - Journal article
      This article is a result of a small-scale interview-based study that explored the social conditions of ballet and contemporary dance production in the city of Glasgow. This study draws on interviews given by twelve ...
    • Re-reading Mary Wigman's Hexentanz II (1926): the influence of the non-Western 'Other' on movement practice in early modern 'German' dance 

      Tsitsou, Lito; Weir, Lucy (The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, 2013-12) - Journal article
      This paper provides a re-reading of Mary Wigman’s Hexentanz II (‘Witch Dance’, 1926), emphasising the social and aesthetic conditions in which she created dance works. A renewed interest in the idea of a return to nature ...
    • Symposium abstracts: Pace, penalty and pirouette: the sociology of physical culture 

      Palmer, Victoria; Whiteside, Bethany; Tulle, Emmanuelle; Burger, Ursula M.; Thomson, Elaine; Theodoraki, Elani; Bowness, James; Heffernan, Conor; Bissell, Laura; Overend, David; coffey, Vanessa; Tsitsou, Lito; Kay, Kirsty; Smith, Sue; Amsden, Lucy; Güzel, Hande; Christofidou, Andria; Leask, Josephine (The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, 2014-12-16) - Conference item
      Pace, penalty and pirouette: the sociology of physical culture was an event organised and hosted by PhD students Victoria Palmer (Glasgow Caledonian University) and Bethany Whiteside (Royal Conservatoire of Scotland). ...
    • Symposium abstracts: The making of performance: stories of performing physicalities 

      Christofidou, Andria; Tsitsou, Lito; Birch, Anna; Murray, Simon; Whiteside, Bethany; Weir, Lucy; Burt, Ramsay; Dear, Romany; Paterson, Dominic (The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, 2013-12-13) - Conference item
      The making of performance: stories of performing physicalities was a symposium organised by Andria Christofidou (PhD Candidate, Sociology, University of Glasgow) and Dr Lito Tsitsou (Teaching Assistant in Sociology and ...