2019 CREATIVITY BOOK: CALL FOR CHAPTERS [Only Authors whose works have been inspired or influenced by Dr Torrance will be considered]

Dear Colleague,

It is with an immense pleasure to invite you to submit a proposal for a chapter in the 2019 KIE Conference Book Series entitled ‘Marking the 105 Birthday of the contemporary Father of  Modern Creativity: E. Paul Torrance’ to be edited by Dr Fredricka K. Reisman, Director of the Drexel-Torrance Centre for Creativity and Innovation and former President of the American Creativity Association.

The book will be published in early July 2019, before the KIE Conference opens in Dubai, UAE, in September. As always, each conference registered participant will receive a free print copy; non-participants will access the book online.

The Conference will publish a four-page newsletter that showcases award-wining *authors – in addition to being recognised at the conference.

The deadline for submission of a 200-word summary of your proposed chapter is 15 December 2018. Notification of acceptance takes place as and when a proposer is received; but final (batch) notification will take place between 31 December 2018. The absolute deadline for final chapter submission, camera-ready, is 30 April 2019. Publication date:  30th June 2019. The absolute word limit per chapter including references is 15,000. ALL tables, charts, and graphs must be CAMERA-READY and NO foot notes please. References should be APA. The book size is 16cmx23cm.

Please send your proposed summary chapter to: creativity@kiecon.org.

If you are interested in the KIE conference (www.kiecon.org) or attending and participating in the 5th E. Paul Torrance International Roundtable on Creative Thinking or Reisman Diagnostics Creativity Assessment (RDCA) Special Interest Group, please send enquiries DIRECTLY to kieteam@kiecon.org.

Best wishes
James Ogunleye, PhD
Chairman, 2019 KIE Conference

PS: *Recognition Award for Best Papers

The Best Paper Recognition Awards are presented to the individuals judged by the Creativity Experts Panel of the KIE International Advisory Board to have written the best papers appearing in the annual KIE creativity volume. The award criteria are:

*broad interest,

*clear and scholarly presentation,

*APA format,

*research or essay focus, and

*scholarly presentation.

Creativity Expert Panel & Awards Judges

Fredricka Reisman, PhD, President, American Creativity Association Drexel University, USA & Professor Emeritus, Drexel University, USA

James Kaufman, PhD, In-coming President, American Creativity Association & a Professor of Educational Psychology at the University of Connecticut, USA

Larry Keiser, Treasurer, American Creativity Association & Director of Special Projects & Certification Officer, Drexel University, USA

Gerard Puccio, PhD, Department Chair and Professor, International Center for Studies in Creativity, Buffalo State University of New York, USA

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2018:  Creativity and Innovation in STEM Education

Editor: Fredricka K. Reisman, Out-going President of the American Creativity Association

 

 

 

 2017: Creativity, Innovation and Wellbeing

Editor: Fredricka K. Reisman, President of the American Creativity Association

 

 

 

2016: Creativity in Arts, Science & Technology

Editor: Fredricka K. Reisman, President of the American Creativity Association

 

 

 

 2015: KIE Handbook of Creativity

Editor: Fredricka K. Reisman, President of the American Creativity Association

 
 2014:Creativity in Business

Editor: Fredricka K. Reisman, President of the American Creativity Association

 2013: Creativity: Process, Product, Personality, Environment and Technology

Editor: Fredricka K. Reisman, President of the American Creativity Association