by Nancy Stark Smith

Renowned contact improvisation teacher, writer, and editor Nancy Stark Smith calls this exercise "hieroglyphs"and describes it as "writing from the body." You will need a pen and paper.

More information about this Meta-Academy project can be found here (co-created by Rachel Boggia and Marlon Barrios Solano). Filmed at Bates Dance Festival, 2013

Prompt for Response:

Please share image files of your hieroglyphs and comments in the comment field, below.