ERIC Number: ED196232
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Creativity: The Arts and People with Disabilities: Proceedings of an International Conference (Minneapolis, Minnesota, June 20-21, 1980).
Courage Center, Minneapolis, Minn.
The document contains 10 papers from a conference designed to establish the relationship between individual creativity and personal development by demonstrating methods for stimulating creativity and the arts among people with disabilities. Entries include the following titles and authors: "The Sheltered Workshop as a Creative Enterprise" (L. Annett); "Interdisciplinary Arts for the Disabled Person" (G. Barlow, et al.); "Design: A Stimulant to Creativity" (B. Berenson); "Creativity, Self-Image and Social Competency" (E. Katz); "Creativity Defined" (F. Kaufman); "Creativity" (F. Ludins-Katz); "Participation of Persons Who Are Mentally Handicapped in Artistic and Cultural Activities--A UNESCO Report" (C. May); "Art as a Career" (J. Slutzky); "Attitudes of Awareness" (L. Summers); and "CLIMB (Creative Learning Ideas for Mind and Body)--Creativity at Work" (P. Wetli). Biographical information on the authors and a conference evaluation summary conclude the document. (SBH)
Descriptors: Art Expression, Attitudes, Building Design, Commercial Art, Creative Dramatics, Creative Expression, Creativity, Cultural Activities, Disabilities, Fine Arts, Interdisciplinary Approach, Interpersonal Competence, Mental Retardation, Self Concept, Sheltered Workshops
Courage Center, 3915 Golden Valley Rd., Minneapolis, MN 55422 ($5.00)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: William Randolph Hearst Foundation, Los Angeles, CA.; General Mills, Inc., Minneapolis, Minn.; Honeywell, Inc., Minneapolis, Minn.
Authoring Institution: Courage Center, Minneapolis, Minn.