Russian Prof Translates and Edits Book of Essays on Russian Ballet
November 18, 2008 e-News
Stanley Rabinowitz’s Ballet’s Magic Kingdom: Selected Writings on Dance in Russia, 1911-1925 marks the first time renowned Russian critic Akim Volynsky’s provocative and influential writings on dance have appeared in English.
Amherst College Professor Stanley J. Rabinowitz Translates and Edits Selection of Writings on Russian Ballet
November 12, 2008 Contact: Emanuel Costache ’09 Media Relations Intern 413/542-2321
AMHERST, Mass.—Stanley J. Rabinowitz, Henry Steele Commager Professor and Professor of Russian at Amherst College, is the translator and editor of a new selection of Russian critic Akim Volynsky’s essays on Russian ballet, titled Ballet’s Magic Kingdom: Selected Writings on Dance in Russia, 1911-1925 ($35, Yale UP, 2008).