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Break Dancing.

Overview page. Subjects: Dance — United States History.

Hip-hop—the wild-style world of graffiti, break dancing, and rapping—started in the mid-1970s as an underground current in New York City. After the film Flashdance (1983) was released,...

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Carmen DeLavallade

Overview page. Subjects: Dance — United States History.

(born 6 March 1931 in Los Angeles), American dancer, choreographer, and actress.

Known primarily for her work with Lester Horton, Alvin Ailey, and her husband, Geoffrey Holder, de...

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GarÍfuna

Overview page. Subjects: Dance — Regional and National History.

The Garífuna people, also known as Karaphuna or Black Caribs, are the descendants of Africans of unknown origin and indigenous peoples of the Lesser Antilles, who were termed “Caribs” by ...

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