DTH Wideman Davis New Work – PAST-CARRY-FORWARD an original ballet created for the Dance Theatre of Harlem premiering october 2013

DTH Wideman Davis New Work – PAST-CARRY-FORWARD

Imagery of Great Migration


the_great_migration_f1834340cd6   These images demonstrate the actions of men and women moving with whatever they could carry or fit onto a car – with suitcases, or cloth satchels, to transport themselves toward the urban north of the United States, and the unsure promise of a different sort of life.


The wikipedia article about the Great Migration:


The History Channel page of information about the Great Migration:


PBS article relating to jazz and the Great Migration:


Library of Congress Exhibition information page about the Great Migration:




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