History

Modern Dance Tendencies – Strength Magazine – August, 1926

Dancing is a physical exertion without compulsion. Compulsion in dancing would result in but one thing-it would become very unpopular. The modern dance tends to bring the opposite sexes together under harmonious surroundings, and its mission is to tear away the veil of mystery and apprehension that exists in the minds of either sex for the other.

Stark CenterUniversity of Texas