Amy Swanson

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Amy Swanson

Assistant Professor

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Charles Dana Arts Center

Amy Swanson (she/her/hers) is Assistant Professor of Dance at Colgate University. She previously taught at Northwestern University, where she received her M.A. and Ph.D. Her current research focuses on representations of gender and sexuality in contemporary dance in Senegal. Her writing has appeared in Conversations Across the Field of Dance Studies, Theater Journal, Critical African Studies, and is forthcoming in Dance Research Journal.