genius

Even in progressive films, realistic representation of people in recovery Is missing.
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Chinese millennials want original ideas vs copies Thanks to Zhuomin Qin, Feng Huang, Jalila Levesque, Jules Chaffiotte, Radouane
To the extent that we are mirrored, encouraged and acknowledged for our achievements and our creative pursuits, we are unified within ourselves. To the degree that we are perceived through a distorted mirror, we are torn asunder and may search for approval at a cost to our real self and creativity.
Upon the announcement of the 2016 MacArthur Fellows, let's examine the language we use to celebrate their brilliance.
Meet the 2016 MacArthur Fellows leading America into the future.
What then, is the universal signature of genius? Rather than trying to define it through the narrow band of human uniqueness, it might be better to think of genius as a concept existing independently of humanity.
Optimism or pessimism? Either stance can be backed by solid argument, but we argue that neither suits the Renaissance age we live in so much as a third frame: activism.
The following interview delves into Leopoldo Gout's new book, the first in the series, while also looking at where his biggest
I was having coffee with Frank, a childhood friend. We hadn't seen each other in many, many years, and so there was a lot to catch up on. For instance, since the last time we spoke he'd become a tenured American History professor and I'd written a few novels.
In William Shakespeare's comedy, "As You Like It, a traveler named Jaques waxes poetical in lines that have achieved literary immortality.
Success often depends on our ability to present a socially acceptable image. Ideally, our social image aligns with our authentic self or essence.
When I hear the word genius, my thoughts turn towards divine gifts bestowed only upon a lucky few; That it was written in the stars for geniuses and us regular folk just weren't destined for such great feats.
Arguably the most difficult part of creating something "genius" is having a genius idea in the first place. Every great novel, hit record, and innovative business model began with an idea. In fact, every single thing you see in this very moment came into being after a person had an idea.
Like anyone else, writers are likely to take for granted their most valuable creative asset -- namely, their curiosity. After all, everyone is curious about something. Being curious does not require any particular talent. Nor does being curious require hard work or dedication.
We spend years in classrooms regurgitating either something we heard in a lecture or something we read. If the teacher approves of what we present, then we receive grades and points allegedly suggesting some measure of success