LAURA SHANNON

FOLK DANCE - CIRCLE DANCE- SACRED DANCE - WOMEN'S RITUAL DANCE

Articles

Many of Laura's articles can now be viewed on academia.edu.

Title
(2017), 'Reweaving the Past: Warp and Weft of Tradition and Improvisation in Women’s Folk Arts of Bulgaria' in Walking the Worlds 4:1 (Winter 2017).
(2017), ‘Tis Babos: The Dance of the One Who Gives Life’ in H. Hye-Sook Hwang and M. A. Beavis (eds), Celebrating Seasons of the Goddess. Mago Books, 2017, 254-263.
(2017), ‘Dance of Persephone: the Trata of Megara’ in H. Hye-Sook Hwang and M. A. Beavis (eds), Celebrating Seasons of the Goddess. Mago Books, 2017, 202-207.
(2017), ‘Medusa and Athena: Ancient Allies in Healing Women’s Trauma’, in G. Livingstone, T. Hendren, and P. Daley (eds), Revisioning Medusa: from Monster to Divine Wisdom. Girl God Publishing, 206-222.
(2017), ‘Kafemanteía: coffee divination as women’s prophetic art in ancient and modern times,’ in Walking the Worlds 3:2 (Summer 2017), 52-68.
(2017), ‘Women with Wings: Right-brain Consciousness and the Learning Process in Balkan Dance’ in A. Voss and S. Wilson (eds.), Re-enchanting the Academy. Seattle: Rubedo Press, 325-348.
(2017), ‘The Tree of Life and the Forest of Friendship: Circle Dance to Restore our Hope’, feminismandreligion.com May 6 2017.
(2016) 'Hildegard von Bingen: Analysis of a Sacred Image' at http://gnosticacademy.com/laura-shannon-hildegard-von-bingen-analysis-of-a-sacred-image/
(2011), Heilung und Heimkommen: Romatänze als Weg zur Freude
(2011), Healing and Homecoming: Roma Dances as a Pathway to Joy