DANSOX (Dance Scholarship Oxford) presents three upcoming events


Distinguished Guest Lecture

Alastair Macaulay, Chief Dance Critic, New York Times

“Frederick Aston: Steps, Stories, Style”


Wednesday, March 2, 2016 – 5:30pm

St Hilda’s College, Oxford, Cowley Pl, Oxford OX4 1DY

Jacqueline du Pré Building

Followed by drinks reception

Free and open to all but book at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/dansox-presents-alastair-macaulays-lecture-frederick-ashton-steps-stories-style-tickets-21057199651


Perfectly Disgraceful

Sam Ladkin (Sheffield) speaks on ‘Perfectly Disgraceful: Frank O’Hara, Edwin Denby and New York School Grace’.

Thursday, March 10, 2016 – 5:30pm

St Hilda’s College, Oxford

Lady Brodie Room

Dance Scholarship Oxford

Contact name:

Susan Jones

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Open to all


And, with the APGRD www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/

Professor Mark Franko (Temple U)

From the Neo-Classical Turn to the Baroque ‘Re’-turn


Wednesday, March 9, 2016 – 5:00pm

Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies, 66 St Giles, Oxford, OX1 3LU

The Outreach Room

A joint APGRD and DANSOX event on ‘From the Neo-Classical Turn to the Baroque ‘Re’-turn: French Dance in Retrospective Modernity and Recycling Postmodernity’ with Mark Franko (Temple University, Philadelphia).

Free, all welcome.

No booking required