James C. Kaufman on creativity research

James C. KaufmanJames C. Kaufman, PhD, is an Associate Professor at California State University, San Bernardino, and a creativity researcher.

His books include :

The Psychology of Creative Writing

Creativity 101.

Topics in our interview include the use of mood-altering substances by writers and other artists; the genius myth stereotype; how the idea of a creative muse impacts creative self-direction, and the influence of gender and ethnic factors.

Click to hear interview:


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James C. Kaufman site

Journal: Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity, and the Arts

Also see Creativity enhancement articles

and my article Gifted, Talented, Addicted.


Article publié pour la première fois le 27/07/2009


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