«Surviving Bologna» – a presentation, summary

I attended the Swedish Research Council’s annual symposium on artistic research on November 27th and 28th, and while there gave a presentation I had called «surviving Bologna». The talk – and the slides – were in Norwegian, but I have translated the slides, and post them here with some comment (since they are a little cryptic on their own)….

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On Creativity

I read Stephen Downes’ blog regularly; I always find it thought-provoking and interesting. Today was no exception. Today’s entry, entitled No Paradox Here (go read it at the source) inspired me to think about my own work at The Norwegian Film School, where creativity is our bread and butter… Specifically, Downes quotes Spencer, who writes:…

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Film school pedagogy – a preamble to some musings.

In the last few months I find myself increasingly engaged in discussions about film school pedagogy and, more specifically, the dearth of literature devote to this topic. From what I can tell there are three published works about Film Schools and how they structure their education. Heidi Philipsen of The University of Southern Denmark published…

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