(Answered) HUMN303N Week 5 Discussion: Music and Dance


HUMN303N Introduction to Humanities

Initial Post Instructions
Choose one of the music or dance movements that you read about this week and at least one work from that movement. Then, address the following:

  • Examine the movement and specific work in relation to historical and political influences of the movement.
  • Identify characteristics of the movement and how the work reflects these characteristics.
  • Include a statement from the artist and one from a critic.
  • Include a link to the lyrics and/or video depending on your choice.


Hello classmates and professor,

Modern dance is something that I find very interesting. It really is a form of expression that you can see true raw emotion in. Modern dance was first noted by American dancers Isadora Duncan and Ruth St. Denis. The purpose behind it was to go against the repetitive same movements of ballet (Martin & Jacobus, 2018). They wanted to infuse it with natural movements.……please click the icon below to purchase full answer at $5