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    On July 24, 1940, Philippine, Pina, Bausch was born in Solingen, Germany. She was the third child of Anita and August Bausch. The Bausch family owned a café, which was connected to a hotel. By helping out in the family business, Pina was able to watch people and notice the emotions in them, and most importantly-the factors that drove people to do certain things. Pina was in Essen, Germany when she began dancing. At the age of 14, she attended Folkwang University of the Arts. One of the choreographers at Folkwang was Kurt Jooss. With the school located in Germany during World War 2, Jooss was instructed to dismiss the Jewish students from the academy but he refused. His actions caused him to leave Germany for disobeying the law’s orders. Kurt…

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    Pina Bausch Research Paper

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    Kathleen Kerner Dance History Mr. Garfinkel 12/1/14 “Pina” Bausch Philippine, or “Pina”, Bausch created some of the most interesting and radical modern dance works of her time because they are based on human relations and how we interact with each other. Born in 1940, in Solingen, Germany, she was born into a family of business owners with her parents owning a connecting restaurant and hotel. She and her siblings worked for her parents at a very young age. In doing so, Pina would observe…

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    She was given several awards and established the Wuppertal dance theatre in 1973. Wuppertal formed because they wanted to redefine dance around the world and were reacting to postmodernism. They helped Bausch to revolutionize herself and redefine dance around the world. Bausch was already a famous choreographer of modern dance and was an influence to the USA, Britain and Europe. She said that “she was not interested in the movement of the dancers but what moved them. “ She wanted to revive…

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    beginning. The film plays a ballgame with your emotions, rendering you forced to think about the complexity of the story and its characters. Talk to Her (2002) is a brilliant masterpiece directed by Pedro Almodóvar. The Spanish film evokes strong emotions while slowly building a unique storyline. With love and infatuation melding together often, the lines between the two are blurred, brilliantly enhanced by Almodóvar throughout the film. The deeply ingrained idea in the movie that love cannot…

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    The short stories, “The Things They Carried” by Tim O’Brien and “The Fireman’s Wife” by Richard Bausch have resonated with me after reading them this semester. I am able to draw similarities from what I’ve read and associate them with the story. Doing so made what I read capture my full attention and transport me into the story. Also, I discovered and tackled flaws in my own character in the process. I found both of these short stories to have been thought provoking and an interesting read as…

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    brand of contact lens solution called ReNu with MoistureLoc. The issue that was identified initially is that a general eye infection was persistent in all of the individuals who used this particular brand of contact lens solution. A particular infectious agent is a main ingredient of the contact lens solution that causes a fungal bacteria to grow on the contact lens, and eventually spreads to the fluids of the eyes. This then leads to the cornea becoming inflamed in a way that the cornea appears…

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    The source of problem for Bausch and Lomb was the chief executive, Daniel Gill. Gill created great pressure for the employees of B&L to generate revenue. He wanted to increase sales at any cost. In regards to the audit risk model, the inherent risk was very high. The reasoning behind the risk was due to the measures taken by the chief executive to improve sales. The only way to generate sales to please Gill however was by recognizing revenue that was not recognizable. On the other hand,…

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    Pina Bausch’s Vollmond is very unique. This piece has choreographers dancing in water and is a must see piece. The dance is made up of many movements physically and abstractly, these movements express certain meaning and have a purpose. After watching “Vollmond”, you will realize the true meaning behind the complex movements and motions of their hands and bodies. This meaning being the complexity of life and all the struggles but also the happiness of life and all its excitement that comes with…

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    talent. One of them is British artist Anya Gallaccio, information about which will be provided in this essay and whose works will be analyzed further. Anya Gallaccio was born in 1963 in Paisley, Scotland. She comes from the family of TV producer George Gallaccio and actress Maureen Morris. Most of the time she spent in the southwest London. From 1984 till 1985 she was studying at Kingston Polytechnic, London. Later, she kept studying already at Goldsmiths’ College, the University of London…

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    come to America she was “privileged”, meaning she had a good education. Ms. Primus, was living during the civil right movements, during this time the condition of the U.S. could not be over looked. She had ambitions to become a doctor but the color of her skin prevented her from doing so. Knowing this information, motivates me to believe that the piece was personal. Racism is very real and painful, and through the words of speaker and the agony of the dancer views can see the inner and outer…

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