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Suki John - Texas Christian University. Fort Worth, TX, US

Suki John Suki John

Associate Professor | Texas Christian University

Fort Worth, TX, UNITED STATES

Suki John is an expert in diversity, social justice, classical modern dance, dance history and art activism.

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Biography

Suki John is an Associate Professor of classical and contemporary dance at the Texas Christian University.

Areas of Expertise (9)

Feminism and the Arts

Diversity

Cuban Culture

Cuban Modern Dance

Dance History

Classical Modern Dance Techniques

Choreography

Art and Activism

Social Justice

Education (3)

University of Connecticut: Ph.D., Comparative Literary and Cultural Studies 2007

New York University - Gallatin School: M.A., Dance History and Choreography 1991

University of New Mexico: B.F.A., Theater Arts 1980

Affiliations (3)

  • Cuban Arts Match: Founder
  • Society of Dance History Scholars
  • Council on Research on Dance

Articles (2)

Christina Bernal - 1945-2016 Dance MagazineF

2017-06-07

Bernal's deep spirituality manifested at an early age. While studying at the Royal Ballet School in London she celebrated her eighteenth birthday and, against her parents' wishes, decided to join the Society of the Sacred Heart. After returning to California to perform in The Nutcracker, Bernal took her vows in 1966.

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The Dancer’s Guide to Cuba Dance MagazineF

2016-05-31

Dance is central to the cultural life of Cuba, a country of balletomanes and social dancers, innovators and classicists. For two decades, I’ve been one of very few choreographers from the United States to work with Cuban companies, including the Ballet Nacional de Cuba and Danza Contemporánea de Cuba.

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