Towards a Categorical Theory of Creativity for Music, Discourse, and Cognition


This article presents a first attempt at establishing a category-theoretical model of creative processes. The model, which is applied to musical creativity, discourse theory, and cognition, suggests the relevance of the notion of “colimit” as a unifying construction in the three domains as well as the central role played by the Yoneda Lemma in the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-39357-0_2


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