This Is Just To Say: Toward a Poetics of Discovery
Organizational Aesthetics Cover Issue Vol. 10(1)
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Keywords

poetry
poetics
design
composition
art
systems
problem-solving
complexity
process
organizational process
strategy
embodied knowledge

How to Cite

Rosenberg, L. (2020). This Is Just To Say: Toward a Poetics of Discovery. Organizational Aesthetics, 10(1), 78-82. Retrieved from https://oa.journals.publicknowledgeproject.org/index.php/oa/article/view/224

Abstract

The process of poetic composition shares properties of complex systems, and of endeavors in other arts and domains, including science and technology. Through a Poetics of Discovery, we can understand poetic composition as an organizational process that encourages us to suspend or transcend habitual pathways to a prematurely narrowed range of outcomes. A brief discussion through poetics and systems principles presents tools, strategies, and approaches to compositional challenges; these can be extended to numerous areas of inquiry and enterprise.

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