What is Choreometrics?
Choreometrics is a scientific study and measurement of cross-cultural dance.
About this site
The current project reimagines the ways in which the over 3,000 film clips of dances from around the world that comprise part of the Lomax collection at the Library of Congress could be digitized, marked up, analyzed, cross-referenced, and made accessible.
“We have an overarching goal — the world of manifold civilizations animated by the vision of cultural equity.” — Alan Lomax
This project is funded by a Future of Information Alliance Seed Grant with the support of the Robert W. Deutsch Foundation.