How Androgyny Can Turbo-Charge Your Creativity

Over on Brain Pickings, Maria Popova cites a fascinating discovery from preeminent psychologist Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi’s recent research: a predisposition to psychological androgyny is essential for creativity.

In other words, as Csikszentmihalyi describes in his book Creativity: The Psychology of Discovery and Invention, the most creative people have the psychoemotional capacity of both a man and a woman.

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