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Isadora duncan: dancing with russians history feb 01 2014 yan shenkman interestingly, her best-known successor was the legendary spy, mata hari. Lori belilove, artistic director, isadora duncan dance foundation, new duncan dance foundation, new york discussed the life and work of duncan, her disastrous marriage to the famous russian poet esenin, and the. Dates: may 26 (27), 1877 - september 14, 1927 occupation: dancer, dance teacher also known as: angela isadora duncan (birth name).
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