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Creativity and Education, 1/2013

01/30/2013
by Katherine Frey/The Washington Post

1.) "Top 10 Skills Children Learn in the Arts" by Valerie Strauss: Click here to read"You don’t find school reformers talking much about how we need to train more teachers in the arts, given the current obses

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Enhancing Creativity

01/23/2013
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1.) “7 Creativity Tips from a Top Mathematician” by Hillary Harkness: Click here to read: "As an undergraduate, I studied calculus and physics; when I became an artist, I remained fascinated with the question of what artists and mathematicians can learn from one another. That's why I wanted to talk with mathematician Steven Strogatz, the New York Times columnist and author of the new book, The Joy of X..." 

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Creativity Journals, 1/2013

01/23/2013

1.) Coreopsis Journal of Myth & Theatre: “Coreopsis is a multidisciplinary peer-reviewed journal dedicated to humanistic scholarship in the arts of sacred performance in areas of interest that include - but, are not limited to - ritual studies, liturgical considerations, musicology and composition, dance, folklore, mythology, historical research, theatre arts (including technical aspects), mythopoetics, ethnography and selected areas of psychology, brain science, neuraesthetics, cybernetics and the science of thought, shamanic studies, and consciousness.&rdqu

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Creativity and Writing, 1/2013

01/22/2013
Maya Angelou

1.) "13 Famous Writers on Writer's Block" by Emily Temple: Click here to read: " The philosophy behind NaNoWriMo is pretty simple: get the words — 50,000 of them, to be exact — on the page. But what if you experience that dreaded writer’s block while you’re chipping away at your “Great Frantic Novel”? Never fear, you’re not alone.

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Artistic and Academic Fellowships and Residencies, 1/2013

01/08/2013
Fulbright Logo

1.) The Bogliasco Fellowship: The Bogliasco Fellowships, due January 15th, are awarded, without regard to nationality, to qualified persons doing advanced creative work or scholarly research in the following disciplines:

- Archaeology 

- Architecture 

- Classics 

- Dance 

- Film/Video 

- History 

- Landscape Architecture 

- Literature 

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Upcoming Events in San Francisco, CA: February, 2012

12/21/2012
Credit: Learning & the Brain

1.) CREATIVITY FORUM 2013 presented by Center for Childhood Creativity

"Featuring Dr. Kenneth Ginsburg on how creativity and resiliency are critical for preparing our children to thrive in an unpredictable world."

Friday, February 8, 2013

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

The Ritz Carlton Hotel, SF, CA

Click here for more information

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Creativity Journals, 12/2012

12/21/2012
Credit: Creativity Research Journal

1.) Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity, and the Arts: Click here to learn more: "Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity, and the Arts is devoted to promoting scholarship on how individuals participate in the creation and appreciation of artistic endeavor. To that end, we publish manuscripts presenting original research on aesthetic perception and on all facets of creative behavior, production, thought, and development.

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Creativity and Cognition, 12/2012

12/21/2012
Credit: TED author Tiffany Shlain

1.) "The Parallels between Our Highly Wired Minds and Networks: Q & A with TED author Tiffany Shlain": Click here to read: "Can we draw instructive parallels between the development of the human brain and the emergence of the electronic global ‘brain’ of the Internet? New research in neuroscience suggests that, yes, we can.

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Creativity and Mental Health, 12/2012

12/21/2012
Credit: Huff Post

1.) "Creativity Tied To Mental Illnesses Like Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia in New Swedish Study" by LiveScience: Click here to read: "Last year, researchers at the Karolinska Institutet near Stockholm found that families with a history of bipolar disorder and schizophrenia were more likely to produce artists and scientists.

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Call for Papers, posters and demonstrations, 12/2012: ACM International Conference on Creativity and Cognition 2013

12/12/2012

ACM CREATIVITY AND COGNITION 2013

June 17-18, 2013
University of Technology, Sydney

Call for PAPERS, POSTERS and DEMONSTRATIONS

Call for GRADUATE STUDENT SYMPOSIUM

Deadlines Approaching:

December 17, 2012 for Papers and Posters
March 1, 2013 for Demos and Graduate Student Symposium

The University of Technology, Sydney will host the International Conference on Creativity and Cognition from the 17th to the 20th of June 2013. 

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