Katherine Dunham (1910-2006)

 
  • Attended Joliet Jr. College, Joliet IL
  • 1926-1936 Ph.B (bachelor of philosophy); University of Chicago
  • Dance anthropology, theater, Africa, Caribbean, and intercultural communication
  • Founder and director of the Institute for Intercultural Communication
  • Selected Publications: Island Possessed (1969), A Touch of Innocence (1959), Dances of Haiti (1947), Journey to Accompong (1946)