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Description of research and teaching

Research interests: transnationalism; canon formation; dance in Finland; theatre dance; early 20th century Russian ballet and Finland (Edvard Fazer and the Imperial Russian Ballet); early modern dance in German-speaking Europe (Hellerau-Dresden, Hellerau-Laxenburg, Tanzgruppe Valeria Kratina).

Fields of Science

  • 6131 Theatre, dance, music, other performing arts
  • Teatteritieteestä, verkostoista ja vähän geometriasta

    Laakkonen, J., 2022, In: Teatteri&Tanssi+Sirkus. 2022, 1, p. 28-31 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

  • Balettimestaritradition ja uuden risteyksessä

    Laakkonen, J. & Kukkonen, A., Sep 2021, Se alkoi joutsenesta: sata vuotta arkea ja unelmia Kansallisbaletissa. Laakkonen, J., Kukkonen, A., Rauhamaa, R., Korppi-Tommola, R. & Suhonen, T. (eds.). Hämeenlinna: Karisto, p. 49-71 23 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterGeneral public

  • Marianne Pontan

    Laakkonen, J., 2021, (Accepted/In press) The Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernist Dance. Routledge

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia / dictionaryScientificpeer-review

  • Mary Hougberg

    Laakkonen, J., 2021, (Accepted/In press) The Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernist Dance. Lindgren, A., Garafola, L., Manning, S., O´Shea, J. & Robinson, D. (eds.). Routledge

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia / dictionaryScientificpeer-review

  • Tammikuussa esitetään Joutsenlampi

    Laakkonen, J., Sep 2021, Se alkoi joutsenesta: sata vuotta arkea ja unelmia Kansallisbaletissa. Laakkonen, J., Kukkonen, A., Rauhamaa, R., Korppi-Tommola, R. & Suhonen, T. (eds.). Hämeenlinna: Karisto, p. 11-31 21 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterGeneral public