About Us

Creativity pervades human life. It is the mark of individuality. The vehicle of self-expression. The engine of progress in every human endeavor.- Elliot Samuel Paul

The Creativity Post is a non-profit web platform committed to sharing the very best content on creativity, in all of its forms: from scientific discovery to philosophical debate, from entrepreneurial ventures to educational reform, from artistic expression to technological innovation – in short, to all the varieties of the human experience that creativity brings to life. 

Milena Z. Fisher

Co-founder / President

Milena Z. Fisher, Ph.D is a philosopher (Nietzsche scholar), PR specialist and an avid snowboarder. She was raised in Poland where in 2010 her book on the American interpretation of Nietzsche (“Nietzsche w USA) was published and now is being translated into English and German. In recent years she cooperated with the late professor Denis Dutton (see: “Ask the Artist” project). Milena has vast experience in business; she completed post-graduate studies in Public Relations and worked in different branches of that industry – from branding to investor relations. She can be contacted here.

Scott Barry Kaufman

Co-founder / Executive Director

Scott Barry Kaufman, Ph.D. is Scientific Director of The Imagination Institute and a researcher in the Positive Psychology Center at the University of Pennsylvania. He applies a variety of perspectives to come to a richer understanding of the measurement, nature, and development of imagination. Scott holds a doctorate from Yale University and a Masters degree from Cambridge University, where he was a Gates Cambridge Scholar. Kaufman is author of Ungifted: Intelligence Redefined, and co-editor (with Elliot Samuel Paul) of The Philosophy of Creativity (Oxford University Press).

Elliot Samuel Paul

Co-founder / Managing Director

Elliot Samuel Paul, Ph.D. is a philosopher who specializes in the history of philosophy, theories of knowledge, and philosophical issues surrounding creativity. Among other things, his work explores the role that creativity plays in the moral sphere, as an instrument of personal, social and political change. After completing his doctorate at Yale University in 2009, he spent two years on the faculty at New York University and is now Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Barnard College, Columbia University. In one of his current projects he has teamed up with Dr. Kaufman (left) to put together a volume of new essays entitled The Philosophy of Creativity (Oxford University Press). He can be contacted here.