Schupp, Karen. 2022. “Age-Appropriateness in Dance Competition Culture: More, More, More!” In Dancing Across the Lifespan: Negotiating Age, Place, and Purpose, edited by Pam Musil, Doug Risner, and Karen Schupp, 191-208. London: Palgrave.
This chapter uses empirical and auto-ethnographic reflections to track how ideas about age-appropriate technique has changed over the last 40 years in dance competition culture.