UNWORKING CHOREORGRAPHY The Notion of the Work in Dance, Frederic Pouillaude, 2017

There is no archive or museum of human movement, no place where choreographies can be collected and conserved in pristine form. The central consequence of this is the incapacity of philosophy and aesthetics to think of dance as a positive and empirical art. In the eyes of philosophers, dance refers to a space other than art, consi