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Graham, Martha (1894–1991)

  • By: Karen Gould
  • In: Encyclopedia of Leadership
  • Edited by: George R. Goethals, Georgia J. Sorenson & James MacGregor Burns
  • Subject:Leadership

U.S. dancer and choreographer

Martha Graham was instrumental in founding modern dance in America, and her artistic work ranks as one of the great cultural achievements of the twentieth century. The modern dance movement was part of the avant-garde direction of the ...

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