Alpha Woodward

The Social Currency of Imagination: The Arts in Leading Change

Alpha M Woodward


A short personal reflection of how aesthetic and artistic abilities offer resilience for social change and personal transformational experiences.


music therapy; imagination; social transformation; social currency; courage

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