creativity What Makes Someone a Creative Genius? By Lindsey Moon & Ben Kieffer • Aug 4, 2014 University of Iowa researcher Dr. Nancy Andreasen has been trying to answer that question for most of her professional career. She talks with Ben Kieffer today on River to River. Creative Communities By Charity Nebbe & Sarah Boden • Oct 22, 2013 John Pemble / Iowa Public Radio Iowa's cultural and economic shift away from the family farm created serious problems for the state. It has also created opportunities for reinvention and creativity.