The Legacy of Ballet. Queer Sexuality and Dance Art

The Legacy of Ballet. Queer Sexuality and Dance Art

Why the queerness, diversity, and fluidity of sexuality and gender are forbidden or ignored in ballet, even though these are essential both to its energy and attraction? Excited by the Excellence in Finland network‚Äôs accelerator organized by the Finnish National Ballet in March, we were inspired to write a blog entry on what impact does this peculiar legacy of ballet…

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Huippu-urheilijan sukulaisuus ja seksuaalisuus ‚Äď periik√∂ menestyj√§ itsetunnon?

Huippu-urheilijan sukulaisuus ja seksuaalisuus ‚Äď periik√∂ menestyj√§ itsetunnon?

(For English speaking audience: in this blog entry we write about the importance of overlapping family relations, coach-athlete and team relations for the athlete‚Äôs success and self-esteem, based on our participation in the Excellence in Finland accelerator programme with the Finnish Olympic Committee. Follow us for entries in English later!) Urheilussa p√§√§m√§√§r√§t tuntuvat usein olevan selkeit√§. Toisin on hapuilevissa, ristiriitaisissa…

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