Technomad - Global Raving Countercultures - Graham St John

Technomad - Global Raving Countercultures - Graham St John

Outback Vibes: Dancing Up Country

Technomad - Global Raving Countercultures - Graham St John

Graham St John [+-]
Griffith University
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Graham St John is the author of several books including Global Tribe: Technology, Spirituality and Psytrance (2012), Technomad: Global Raving Countercultures (2009) and the edited collections The Local Scenes and Global Culture of Psytrance (2010), Victor Turner and Contemporary Cultural Performance (2008), Rave Culture and Religion (2004) and FreeNRG: Notes From the Edge of the Dance Floor (2001). He is Adjunct Research Fellow at Griffith University and is Executive Editor of Dancecult: Journal of Electronic Dance Music Culture.


Chapter 7, “Outback Vibes: Dancing Up Country,” explores the post-colonizing initiatives of proactive dance formations promoting indigenous justice and ecological causes within the context of a growing desire for post-settler legitimacy. In particular it addresses a theatrical and activist outback conduit for this celebratory and compassionate mobilization: Earthdream2000.

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St John, Graham. Outback Vibes: Dancing Up Country. Technomad - Global Raving Countercultures. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 235-252 Nov 2009. ISBN 9781845536268. Date accessed: 21 Feb 2024 doi: 10.1558/equinox.25374. Nov 2009

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