Helen Tamiris was one of the pioneers of American modern dance. As a choreographer, she explored her Jewish roots in her 1959 work Memoir and women's roles in society and the dehumanizing devastation of the Holocaust in Women's Song (1960).
Institution: Pauline Tish
Jewish Women's Archive. "Tamiris-Helen - still image." (Viewed on May 22, 2013) <http://jwa.org/media/tamiris-helen-still-image>.
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