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The Improvisation Reading Group: Decentralized Dance Party Manifesto: "Boomboxes, Anarchy, and the Commons"

Michael MacDonald

Published: 2011-10-05

Dr. Michael MacDonald presents the Decentralized Dance Party to the Improvisation Reading Group. Dr. MacDonald discusses urban space, aesthetics, the use of outdated technology, Guattari's "The Three Ecologies," and other subjects in relation to the Decentralized Dance Party. There is also a post-presentation discussion.

Available Files

  • decentralized_dance_party_full.mp4

    820 MB | video/mp4


...the innovative working models of improvisation developed by creative practitioners have helped to promote a dynamic exchange of cultural forms, and to encourage new, socially responsive forms of community building across national, cultural, and artistic boundaries.

– Ajay Heble