Dance artist and author Carol Anderson has chronicled Canadian dance since the late 1980s. Her writing includes biographies, collections, articles and online resources. Since the 1970s she has choreographed and taught in professional, educational and community settings. Anderson started performing with pioneer Judy Jarvis's first dance/theatre company and was a founding member of Dancemakers – dancing, teaching and choreographing with the Toronto company from 1974 to 1988. Now a professor emerita of York University's Department of Dance, Anderson continues to move, make, teach and write.