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The Legend of Apsara Mera

by Suppya Nut

Language : English

18 pages
Detailed analysis of Princess Norodom Buppha Devi’s choreography for the Royal Ballet of Cambodia. Behind the dance compositions, a whole world of legends, traditions and history.

About the author

Suppya Nut

Researcher, linguist and historian, professor at INALCO (Paris), Suppya Nut is the founder of the Khmer Dance Project in collaboration with the Center for Khmer Studies, the Anne Hendricks Bass Foundation and the Jerome Robbins Dance Division at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts.