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on behalf of Date: 30 September 2013 From: Eric Ross <E.Ross@aui.ma<mailto:E.Ross@aui.ma>> Derrick D. Little has asked: "...what is the dance style [twerk] referred to in West African culture?" I know next to nothing about dance but, in Senegal, a dance move similar to the twerk (I had to watch Miley Cyrus & Justin Bieber on YouTube to know what it is) is known as the "ventilateur." It certainly was around in the 1980s --