George Dorris

George Dorris is co-editor of Dance Chronicle: Studies in Dance and the Related Arts and contributes regularly to Ballet Review, Dance Now, and Dancing Times. For many years he taught English at York College, City University of New York.

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Selma Jeanne Cohen

It was Selma Jeanne Cohen’s mission in life to make dance scholarship a respected field, taking its place with the study of the other arts both in society and, particularly, the university. As a writer, editor, and teacher, she was a leader in transforming dance history, aesthetics, and criticism into respected disciplines. Cohen founded the Society of Dance History Scholars and received the first Dance Magazine Award ever given to a dance historian.


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