Touch as Language, Language as Touch with Dr. Abbie Garrington

In this talk Dr. Abbie Garrington explores the relationship of touch, identity and language as they might relate to dance practice. Haptics, mountaineering, relationship of mental health and sensory experiences, and the early 20th-century interest in tactile experience, including the Manifesto of Tactilism. This talk was part of Crossing Borders 2016.

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Dr. Abbie Garrington – Durham University
The Manifesto of Tactilism by F.T. Marinetti