Creativity: In Context
image credit: Nora Naranjo Morse

Creativity: In Context

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UMD’s 2nd Annual Creativity Conference was organized around the ideas of creativity across disciplines and cultures this year. But as our free-ranging conversation with the two conference guests unspooled, it became apparent that creativity is not only useful in a wide variety of contexts … it lurks in some unlikely places.

Culture, creativity, language … and how a better understanding of all three might be the key to unlocking some global conflicts – a conversation with our guests Nora Naranjo-Morse, a potter, poet and sculptor; and Dennis Cheek, the founding executive director of the National Creativity Network.