“…; in what kind of social climate, a cultural milieu can human creativity be developed optimally?
Conditions of Freedom to Encourage Creativity
If one were to ask the question, what kind of nature? one might answer that it is and can be found in a free universe. To continue this questioning; what kind of human nature? The free man. What of society? The free society. What kind of consciousness? The free mind. What kind of education? The freedom to grow. What kind of philosophy? The freedom to create.”PHILLIPS, GENE D. “Freedom through Creativity.” Educational Horizons, vol. 39, no. 4, 1961, pp. 121–24. JSTOR, http://www.jstor.org/stable/42923412. Accessed 26 May 2022.
If we’re going to nurture our creative freedom as writers, this is the home in which we must nurture our creativity. Most of us are privileged to have access to these freedoms but not all of us are. One gifts that comes with creativity is giving a voice to the voiceless.