June 19-22, 2014 – IGS at the Media Ecology Association Convention

media-ecology-convention-15th-annual-ryersonAt the 15th Annual Convention of the Media Ecology Association at Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada, Dr. Martin Levinson of the Institute of General Semantics will be presenting on general semantics and creativity during a panel discussion.

The panel is titled “Forms 
of
 Creativity 
and 
Creation,” and it is scheduled for Friday, June 20, at 1:15-2:30.  It is chaired by IGS Vice President Corey Anton. The panel includes IGS President Martin Levinson, whose presentation is titled “General 
Semantics 
and
 Creativity
 with 
a
 Capital 
’C.'”

General Information

The Fifteenth Annual Convention of the Media Ecology Association
“Confronting Technopoly: Creativity & the Creative Industries in Global Perspective”
June 19-22, 2014
Ryerson University
Toronto, Canada
http://media-ecology.org/activities/index.html

Information on the Panel

2.3.3 
Forms
 of 
Creativity 
and 
Creation
 (POD 
370)

Chair:
 Corey 
Anton, 
Grand 
Valley 
State 
University

“The 
Strange
 but 
True 
Story
 of 
Blanche 
Wittman: 
A 
Technological
 Imaginary 
for 
the
 Twenty‐First 
Century”
 — 
Ellen
 Rose,
 University of 
New 
Brunswick

“The
 Social
 Construction 
of 
the 
’Non‐Creative’ Identity: 
How
 Exclusionary
 Cultural
 Constructs 
about
 Creativity
 and 
Creative 
People 
Limit Our Human
 Creative
 Potential
 and
 Bias 
a Technologically
 Determined 
Future”
 — 
Martin 
Ryan, 
OCAD 
University

“General 
Semantics 
and
 Creativity
 with 
a
 Capital 
’C'” — Martin Levinson, Institute of General Semantics

“Designing
 the
 Biology
 or 
the 
Biology
 of 
Design: 
Perceptions
 in
 the 
Inmaterial
 Ecology”
 — Jorge 
Sánchez 
de 
Antuñano,
 Universidad 
Autónoma 
Metropolitana,
 and Claudia 
López, 
Tecnológico
de 
Monterrey

Conference Schedule

Click here to view the preliminary conference schedule.

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