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Video Interview: Navtej Singh Johar

In this interview, IRC-Fellow Navtej Johar, one of India’s leading dancers and choreographers, talks about his current research project “Naming Anxieties around Sacred/Erotic Dance”. He speaks about his training in Bharatanatyam, his research on Yoga and the history of Indian philosophy explaining how his work reflects questions of nationalism, body images, and the politics of dance in India today.

Video Interview with Navtej Singh Johar, © Freie Universität Berlin 2016


  • theater, theatre, Bharatanatyam, Yoga, Indian philosophy, India, nationalism, body images, politics of dance, India, dance, interweaving, performance, cultures, interweaving performance cultures.
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