Alum Duane Lee Holland name first hip-hop faculty member at UW Madison

Duane Lee Holland headshot. Photo by Michelle Stocker.
Sunday, October 13, 2019

"That program at University of Iowa gave space for an artist like myself to go back and create something that we didn’t know we were doing while we were dancing for people.

The theoretical side of that program is top-notch. You have to go deeper than the deepest you’ve ever gone. My practical research was new, but it was a black body, a black enlightened body, a black gay body on top of that."

Alum Duane Lee Holland (MFA 2015) recently sat down for a Q&A after being named the first hip-hop faculty member in the UW Madison Dance Department.

Read Duane's Q&A here...