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Scientific Creativity Reading Group

This reading group will meet fortnightly on Fridays at 10am on Zoom. If you are interested in attending, contact the organiser Milena Ivanova (mi342).

Michaelmas Term 2020

23 October

  • Gaut, B. (2010). 'The Philosophy of Creativity', Philosophy Compass, 5(12), 1034–1046.
  • Klausen, S. H. (2010). 'The Notion of Creativity Revisited: A Philosophical Perspective on Creativity Research', Creativity Research Journal, 22(4), 347–360.

6 November

20 November

  • Boden, Margaret A., Dimensions of Creativity (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1994), ch. 4 'What is creativity?'.
  • Novitz, David, 'Creativity and Constraint', Australasian Journal of Philosophy, 77 (1999): 67–82.

4 December

  • Gaut, Berys, 'Creativity and Imagination', in B. Gaut and P. Livingston, eds., The Creation of Art (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003), pp. 148–73.
  • Hills, A. and Bird, A. (2018). 'Against Creativity', Philosophy and Phenomenological Research.