Dance Club YouTube:
Above is a YouTube video I created which examines the reasoning as to why we as viewers are so compelled to watch amateurs dance online!
A special thanks to my friends who gave their two cents; and actually allowed me to use their faces on YouTube.
Goodwin, A. (1992) Dancing in the Distraction Factory: Music Television and Popular Culture. Minnesota: University of Minnesota Press.
Hanna, J. (1987) To Dance is Human: A Theory of Nonverbal Communication. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
No Author Stated. (2 July 2006) “Youtube Serves Up 100 Million Videos a Day Online.” USA Today, 16 July 2006. Retrieved February 19, 2008 from, http://www.usatoday.com/tech/news/2006-07-16-youtube-views_x.htm
Strangelove, M. (2009). CMN2170 New Media Lectures. Ottawa: University of Ottawa, Simard Hall.
Video Clips Borrowed from YouTube are as follows:
- Mother Fuckin’ Snakes!!!!
- Never Let Your Mom Dance!
- Fat Guy Dancing to Single Ladies
- Numa Numa
- Single Ladies (Big Girl Remix)
- Arianna Dancing with Beyonce- Single Ladies
All photographs used are mine!