Harmony Bench

Assistant Professor of Dance
Ohio State University

Harmony Bench is Assistant Professor of history and theory in the Dance Department at Ohio State University, and specializes in media and the politics of performance.  Her research interests include the role of mobile and social media in relation to choreographic inquiry and analysis, exploring the role of communication technologies in performance and dance.  Recent publications have appeared in The International Journal of Performance Arts and Digital Media,  Participations: Journal of Audience and Reception Studies, and Forum Modernes Theater.  She is currently working on her book manuscript Dance as Common: Movement as Belonging in Digital Cultures.