Mask Image 1

Join Pressible, a link to sign up for Pressible

Creativity, Play, and the Imagination

Contact | Feed RSS Icon
teachers college affiliation icon and link to teachers college program
twitter icon and link to twitter profile

Topics

Contributors

More Contributors...

Julie Newdoll of Brush with Science 

Hello. It is a miracle that I found this conference.  Somehow, my convoluted journey from painter, to microbiology major, to medical illustrator, to movie special effects, to mom, and back to fine art inspired by science drove me to spend two years of my life designing and producing a chemistry board game and set of …

Posted 79 months ago by

1 Comment(s):

Virtual Performance 

Hi, a brief introduction to me , myself and avatar. My name is Joff Chafer and I have been exploring performance possibilities in virtual environments (specifically Secondlife) and also mixed/blended reality performance. I'm hoping to present some of this work at the conference so would really like to get in touch with anyone else attending …

Posted 79 months ago by

1 Comment(s):

Pressible Tips for New Authors 

Hello Presenters and other Conference-goers who want to join the conversation, You've been serenaded, but are you using Pressible like a pro yet? After you've been added as an author to this site (use the "Contact" link to request this), here are some easy steps to enhance your work on this Pressible site: Choose your …

Posted 80 months ago by

Post a comment.

Uncanny 

The jester’s original function was to recite jests—narrative tales of heroic exploits (O.Fr. geste “action, exploit, romance”). Like fabled tricksters, they amused, cajoled, spun ludic into lucid and transported listeners by weaving together is-was-and-could-be. Both mythic and real, tricksters draw us into this “uncanny territory, a space ruled by the disarming charm of the very …

Posted 80 months ago by

4 Comment(s):

Interaction  ☆

When we first started dreaming up this conference - I recall going for a run and riffing on the "con" in conference, and thinking about how it would be a gathering not only of concept and content but also of construct, as in constructing. And that creativity doesn't come out of thin air, rather from …

Posted 80 months ago by

2 Comment(s):

Cabinet of Curiosity 

Four colleagues and I will be presenting a "cabinet of curiosity" at the conference -- an actual cabinet filled with shoebox-sized "provocations" -- and we already have a bunch of promises from fascinating people, including: - Something made entirely from used items picked up at Property Disposition - An edible/drinkable provocation - Something by an …

Posted 80 months ago by

2 Comment(s):

Welcome to Pressible  ☆

Welcome to the multi-author blogging site for the Creativity, Play, and the Imagination across Disciplines conference (CPID for short?). I'll be your host, but I'm hoping the site will grow and grow and grow to include hundreds of authors by the conference's end. Why, you ask? My top five reasons: Anyone can join the conversation. …

Posted 80 months ago by

Post a comment.