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Histoires Vraies (True story) questions, above all, the origin of movement and its transmission. After several visits to Chennai, South India, and her encounter with Bharatanatiyam, Cécile Loyer combines two highly different traditions and conceptions of body. For one tradition, the body is a receptacle of history, carrying forward traces; for the other, it is a ‘forgetter’ (Salman Rushdie). Histoires ... Read More »