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Martha Graham in Love and WarThe Life in the Work$
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Mark Franko

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780199777662

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199777662.001.0001

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“A Possible Somewhere (an impossible scene setting)” 1

“A Possible Somewhere (an impossible scene setting)” 1

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Martha Graham in Love and War
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Mark Franko

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199777662.003.0005

This chapter discusses Voyage (1953) as a forgotten Graham work that rejects myth for personal reasons and attempts to apply psycho-dramatic techniques to the creation of choreography. It discusses the development of this work in Graham’s correspondence with her psychoanalyst Frances Wickes, and the influence of Jungian psychoanalysis on the work. It studies Graham’s use of notes and notebooks in the choreography.

Keywords:   Voyage, notebooks, Frances Wickes, psychoanalysis, choreography

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