- April 1, 2018
-- CONVERSATIONS ABOUT CREATIVITY: What Makes Creative People Tick?
Ellen Palestrant's latest book, CONVERSATIONS ABOUT CREATIVITY: Art, Writing, Music, Filmmaking, Theatre, Education, Science & the Synergy of Imagination, is now available for sale on AMAZON. Palestrant spent a large part of 2017 interviewing a wide-range of fascinating, creative people about their individual and collaborative creative processes, and now in early 2018, the book is available as both a paperback and an ebook. Readers are bound to be stimulated to create themselves as a result of reading this book.
In CONVERSATIONS ABOUT CREATIVITY, an in-depth repository of knowledge about the creative process can be found as well as invaluable insights into the instincts and varied techniques of creative individuals. Their passions for what they do is palpable and their persistence in bringing their creative ideas to fruition, is impressive. There are commonalities and distinguishing characteristics in these creators and the wide range of their creative thinking is both fascinating and inspiring.
Within the pages of this book reside committed, self-challenging artists, writers, editor-publishers, musicians, filmmakers, theater-artists, impresarios, educators, builders, scientists, survivors and thrivers. With generosity and honesty, these individuals have shared their stories with us as well as their creative processes and their perceptions about their own and their collaborative creative endeavors. Knowing what makes each of them tick, stimulates readers to think about our own creative affinities. The insights of the people who dwell comfortably inside their own heads as well as within the pages of this book are invaluable from a Palaeobotanist, to Cultural Impresarios, a Song-writer, Filmmakers, Musicians, Composers, Artists, Writers, a Holocaust Survivor who recreated his life, Master Printmaker, Welder, Builder, Educator, Marketing Professional,Theater Artist, and an Editor-Publisher.
Ellen Palestrant's interviews in CONVERSATIONS ABOUT CREATIVITY (http://ellenpalestrant.com/conversations-about-creativity...
) are indeed a course in creative education.