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Sunday, May 7 • 10:00am - 11:15am
9C: You Know More Than You Think
Limited Capacity seats available

We’ve all known those times when the well of words runs dry and our minds feel as arid as the blank page before us; times when it seems only the Muse can help. But what we writers call the Muse, said Ray Bradbury, is simply 'the creative aspect' of what others call the subconscious.

In this session, we will bypass deliberate thought and explore other ways of tapping into our latent knowledge and creativity. We will plumb the subconscious, relying on intuition to reach for
that which we know but weren’t thinking of, and practice courting the Muse through lists, mind-maps, word clusters, and metaphors.

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avatar for Tasneem Zehra Husain

Tasneem Zehra Husain

Author, ONLY THE LONGEST THREADS
Tasneem Zehra Husain is a writer, educator and Pakistan’s first female string theorist. She has written numerous articles for newspapers and magazines, both in print and online, has contributed to anthologies of science writing for adults and children, and is a regular columnist for the award-winning blog... Read More →


Sunday May 7, 2017 10:00am - 11:15am
Stuart Room

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