Virtual Study Group-Workshop/Discussion “Everything you (n)ever wanted to know about theory of change: an advanced workshop on theory of change applications in the arts”. Presented by the Cultural Research Network.

USA: Wed February 28,  1 -2.30 pm PST; 4 -5.30 pm EST  | UK:   Wed February 28,   9 -10.30 pm GMT | AUSTRALIA:  Thurs March 1, 8- 9.30 am AEDT

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