Ballet in Western Culture
A History of Its Origins and Evolution
First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Carol Lee established the ballet program at Florida State University in 1965, and has also taught ballet as a guest professor at universities throughout the US and around the world. She has choreographed works for the Tampa Ballet.
"Serves well as a basic foundation for my course devoted solely to ballet history." -- Angelika Gerbes, Professor of Ballet, Ohio State University
"The text is a good introduction to ballet history . . . it's a great reference source." -- Amy Stoddart, Professor of Dance History, University of Oregon
"An excellent ballet history book." -- Judith Bennahum, Department Chair, Dance History Program, University of New Mexico