Theatre and Social Responsibility

An Introduction


  • Martynas Petrikas
  • Katri Tanskanen



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How to Cite

Petrikas, M., & Tanskanen, K. (2023). Theatre and Social Responsibility: An Introduction. Nordic Theatre Studies, 34(1), 1–3.