Body & Earth : seven web based somatic excursions

This project was created by Andrea Olsen and Caryn McHose with dance & digital media artist Scotty Hardwig & collaborating performers & videographers. The films are for individual & educational use, tools for teaching movement awareness and environmental practice, these films can be used individually part by part or linked for an hour-long practice & provide web-based resources to accompany the authors’ quartet of books:

The Place of Dance: A Somatic Guide to Dancing and Dance Making. Wesleyan University Press (Olsen and McHose, 2014)

How Life Moves: Explorations in Meaning and Body Awareness. North Atlantic Press (McHose and Frank, 2006)

Body and Earth: An Experiential Guide. UPNE (Olsen, 2002)

Bodystories: A Guide to Experiential AnatomyStation Hill Press/UPNE (Olsen, 1991/2004)

All four books are held in the NSCD Library collections.