#39
Issue #39

Editorial Team

  • Editor-in-Chief

    Trajal Harrell

  • Managing Editor

    Moriah Evans

  • Graphic Design

    Troy Lambert/AFROblu

  • Cover Artist Portfolio

    Buck Wanner

  • Contributing Editors

    Matthew Lyons, Eleanor Bauer, Cristiane Bouger, Jill Sigman, Buck Wanner, Dana Salisbury

  • Copy Editor

    Clarinda Mac Low

  • PJ Intern

    Janet Werther

  • Production Manager & Ad Layout

    Sarah Holcman

  • Printing

    Linco Printing, Inc.

Contents

2 EDITORS’ LETTERS
TRAJAL HARRELL, BUCK WANNER
TRAJAL HARRELL, BUCK WANNER
3 IN MEMORIAM: ELLEN “LA MAMA” STEWART
4 RAMALLAH CONTEMPORARY DANCE FESTIVAL
KATIE BAER SCHETLICK
KATIE BAER SCHETLICK
6 BIG DANCE THEATER: A COMPREHENSIVE AND (PROBABLY) FLAWED CHRONOLOGY
8 WHAT FRANCES ALENIKOFF ISN’T TELLING
KENNETH KING
KENNETH KING
10 PHOTOGRAPHS
SOUMITA BHATTACHARYA
SOUMITA BHATTACHARYA
12 STOLEN ARTicle: AI WEIWEI
13 LEGACY: CATHY EDWARDS
KATHY WESTWATER
KATHY WESTWATER
14 THE HIGH MARKS
JEROME BEL, CHASE GRANOFF, CAROLYN HALL, KEITH HENNESSY, MELANIE MAAR, RASHAUN MITCHELL, MINA NISHIMURA, KAYVON POURAZAR, OTTO RAMSTAD
JEROME BEL, CHASE GRANOFF, CAROLYN HALL, KEITH HENNESSY, MELANIE MAAR, RASHAUN MITCHELL, MINA NISHIMURA, KAYVON POURAZAR, OTTO RAMSTAD
15 ANTWERP: MARC VANRUNXT
DAVID BERGE
DAVID BERGE
18 INTERVIEW: AKI SASAMOTO-100%
BUCK WANNER
BUCK WANNER
20 CENTERFOLD: KAYVON POURAZAR
MIANA JUN
MIANA JUN
23 COVER ARTIST PORTFOLIO: XAVIER LE ROY
24 INTERVIEW: XAVIER LE ROY
ELEANOR BAUER
ELEANOR BAUER
28 XAVIER LE ROY’S LOW PIECES OR, THE OUTSIDE OF DANCE
NOEMIE SOLOMON
NOEMIE SOLOMON
29 TO END WITH JUDGEMENT BY WAY OF CLARIFICATION (REPRINT)
BOJANA CVEJIC
BOJANA CVEJIC
31 SEEING IS BELIEVING: THE WORK OF XAVIER LE ROY
NELL BREYER
NELL BREYER
33 EXCERPTS (BEGINNING AND END) FROM "PRODUCT OF CIRCUMSTANCES" (1999)
XAVIER LE ROY
XAVIER LE ROY
34 XAVIER LE ROY: THE DISSENTING CHOREOGRAPHY OF ONE FRENCHMAN LESS (REPRINT)
BOJANA CVEJIC
BOJANA CVEJIC
37 OEUVRE
38 REVIEW: CELESTIAL BODY (REPRINT)
MARIE-CHRISTINE VERNAY, TRANSLATED BY SANAZ PARTOVI
MARIE-CHRISTINE VERNAY, TRANSLATED BY SANAZ PARTOVI
39 FEATURED ARTISTS CALENDAR