Call for papers

Music and Arts in Action – Call for Papers Thematic Issue – Music education among refugee and migrant youths: sharing, belonging, including Edited by Alix Didier Sarrouy (Nova University Lisbon, Portugal) and Chrysi Kyratsou (Queens University Belfast, United Kingdom) Read more about Call for papers

Current Issue

Vol. 8 No. 2 (2023): Theme Issue: Youth Orchestras and Sistema-inspired programs as socio-artistic intervention: exploring ambivalence, contradiction, and complexity
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The journal Music and Arts in Action (MAiA) emerges from international, cross-disciplinary work that takes a wider, holistic approach in researching the dynamic role of music and the arts in social life and cultural experience. Cutting-edge work in this area considers how aesthetic experiences and artistic forms are unconsciously, semi-consciously and actively used by individuals and groups to structure social relations, situations, environments and action. Simply put, how, when and where do music and art do something, how do music and art matter?

MAiA is a peer-reviewed Open Access journal published by the SocArts Research Group and the Department of Sociology, Philosophy and Anthropology of the University of Exeter (United Kingdom). 

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