"Creativity is not magic, and there’s no such thing as a creative type. Creativity is not a trait that we inherit in our genes or a blessing bestowed by the angels. It’s a skill. Anyone can learn to be creative and to get better at it."
Here’s neuroscience speaker Jonah Lehrer, giving a keynote (and signing autographs) to a convention center full of library professionals. He spoke on how each of us can become more creative, which is the subject of his new book, Imagine: How Creativity Works, due in March.