Culture moves?: The Festival of Pacific Arts and Dance Remix in Oceania

Katerina Teaiwa

Abstract


This reflective essay is a journey through my dance studies work with a discussion on the role of the Festival of Pacific Arts in shaping dance in Oceania, and particularly its impact on Banaban dance from Rabi in Fiji. I encourage future discussion and development of a field of ‘Pacific Dance Studies,’ with preliminary thoughts on the role of ‘remix’ in Pacific dance practices, especially as they are shaped by and reflected in this important regional festival. 


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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15663%2Fdra.v2i1.27

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