Artistic creativity and suffering


Book Section

© 2018 selection and editorial matter, Berys Gaut and Matthew Kieran; individual chapters, the contributors. Can negative psychological experiences be good for a person? If so, what could possibly be good about them? And when and under what circumstances might they be good? In what follows, my aim is to begin a philosophical exploration of these issues by focusing on a particular case-the relationship between negative affective experience and artistic creativity.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Hawkins, J

Published Date

  • January 1, 2018

Book Title

  • Creativity and Philosophy

Start / End Page

  • 152 - 169

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9781138827677

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.4324/9781351199797

Citation Source

  • Scopus