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Martha Graham

Martha Graham (1894-1991) was "the Picasso of Dance," a master dancer and choreographer who pioneered modern dance in the United States. Best known for choreographing Aaron Copland's Pulitzer Prize-winning Appalachian Spring, she received honors including the U.S. Presidential Medal of Freedom and induction into the National Museum of Dance's Hall of Fame.

An Athlete of God

An Athlete of God

This I Believe

Martha Graham; read by the author; Jay Allison and Dan Gediman, eds.
Macmillan Audio
Macmillan Audio

In this essay originally aired in the 1950s, legendary modern dance and ballet choreographer Martha Graham explains what it means to be a dancer

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