Richard Rorty, innovation strategies & movie inspiration

Watson, Robert Stewart (2010) Richard Rorty, innovation strategies & movie inspiration. Masters by Research thesis, Queensland University of Technology.

Abstract

Movie innovation is a conversation between screenwriters and producers in our mixed economy – a concept of innovation supported by Richard Rorty and Aristole's Poetics. During innovation conversations, inspired writers describe fresh movie actions to empathetic producers. Some inspired actions may confuse. Writers and producers use strategies to inquire about confusing actions. This Australian study redescribes 25 writer-producer strategies in the one place for the first time. It adds a new strategy. And, with more evidence than the current literature, it investigates writer inspiration, which drives film innovation. It reports inspiration in pioneering, verifiable detail.

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ID Code: 41465
Item Type: QUT Thesis (Masters by Research)
Supervisor: Portmann, Geoffrey, Batchelor, Donald, & Haseman, Bradley
Keywords: Richard Rorty, Aristotle, movie, innovation, strategy, inspiration, pragmatism, poetics, ethics, conversation, screenwriter, writer, producer, action, redescribe injustice, film editor, screenplay, adaptation, development, The President's Daughter, notation, Australia, mixed economy, motion picture, authorship, philosophy, liberation, character, cinema
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Past > Disciplines > Film & Television
Institution: Queensland University of Technology
Deposited On: 27 Apr 2011 05:09
Last Modified: 28 Oct 2011 20:01

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