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Spark : How Creativity Works - Julie Burstein

Spark

How Creativity Works

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“This is a book about joy, drive and art, work that we’re all capable of if we’ll only commit.” —Seth Godin, author of Linchpin

Public Radio International’s Julie Burstein, creator of the award-winning program Studio 360, along with its host Kurt Andersen, offers a rare, fascinating glimpse into some of the 21st century's greatest creative minds—from Yo-Yo Ma and Robert Plant to Mira Nair and Chuck Close, to David Milch and Joyce Carol Oates, to Rosanne Cash and beyond. Fans of Malcolm Gladwell’s Outliers, Daniel Pink’s A Whole New Mind, Rosamund Zander’s The Art of Possibility, and Lynda Barry’s What It Is will be enthralled and electrified by this unique look at the creative process of the world’s most talented and prolific artists.

“Spark is a beautiful book, enjoyable and filled with life...You will find yourself contemplating the origin of the little lights, the sparks, which show themselves only when someone special looks within.”

Engaging adversity: Chuck Close ; Donald Hall ; Jill Sobule -- Modern alchemy: Ben Burtt ; Elizabeth Streb ; Richard Serra -- The cultivated and the wild: Stanley Kunitz ; Mel Chin ; Julie Bargmann -- Going home: William Christenberry ; Alexander Payne ; Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie -- Imagination's wellspring: Mira Nair ; David Plowden ; Richard Ford ; Bill Viola -- Mothers and fathers: Patti LuPone ; Miriam Katin ; David Milch ; Kevin Bacon ; Rosanne Cash ; Joshua Redman -- Creative partners: Alison Krauss and Robert Plant ; Ang Lee and James Schamus ; Denise Scott Brown and Robert Venturi -- Reweaving a shattered world: Terence Blanchard ; Lynn Nottage ; Joel Meyerowitz -- Getting to work: Yo-Yo Ma ; Isabel Allende ; Joyce Carol Oates ; Richard Serra ; John Irving ; Tony Kushner ; Chuck Close.

ISBN: 9780062064158
ISBN-10: 0062064150
Audience: General
Format: ePUB
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 272
Published: 15th February 2011