My Life (Paperback)

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My Life, the classic autobiography first published just after Duncan's death, is a frank and engrossing life account of this remarkable visionary and feminist who took on the world, reinvented dance, and led the way for future great American modernists Ruth St. Denis, Agnes de Mille, and Martha Graham.Documenting Duncan's own life as a dancer and as a woman--from her enchantment with classical music and poetry as a child in San Francisco and her intense study of classical Greek art in Athens, through the great strides she made in teaching, founding schools, performing, and collaborating with international artists, to her notorious love affairs and the tragic deaths of her own children--My Life reissued here is still as extraordinary as the woman who wrote it more than sixty years ago.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780871401588
Publisher: Liveright Publishing Corporation
Publication Date: March 1st, 1996
Pages: 256