The fire i' the flint : essays on the creative imagination / Mary Shine Thompson, editor.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Dublin ; Portland, OR : Four Courts Press, ©2009.
Description
viii, 200 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm

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Subject(s)
Notes
"Essays based on the Seamus Heaney lectures, third series."
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Introduction / Mary Shine Thompson
  • In a Mucker fog / Seamus Heaney
  • Working : a visual essay / Bridget Riley
  • Musical improvisation: animation for a flash of inspiration / Peter Michael Hamel
  • The lava of imagination and the secret history of words / Alan Titley
  • Voyages at the edge of forever / Susan M.P. McKenna-Lawlor
  • Fuelling the fire of creativity / Seymour Papert
  • Imagination and education / Kieran Egan
  • Whither imagination after postmodernism? / Jones Irwin
  • Words and music: a dialogue of maker and materials / Patricia Flynn
  • Afterword: the creative 'subject' of imagination / Ciarán Benson.
Other title(s)
  • Fire in the flint
  • Essays on the creative imagination
ISBN
  • 9781846820731 ((hbk.))
  • 1846820731 ((hbk.))
LCCN
2009289859
OCLC
214309769
Other standard number
  • 99937645495
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