Found today at:http://blog.wired.com/sterling/ thanks to Boing Boing:

By Bruce Sterling EmailJune 16, 2008 | 4:16:10 AM

(((Pay close attention, creativity fans.)))

http://www.kk.org/thetechnium/archives/2008/06/scenius_or_comm.php Link: Kevin Kelly — The Technium.

Scenius, or Communal Genius

Scenius is like genius, only embedded in a scene rather than in genes. Brian Eno suggested the word to convey the extreme creativity that groups, places or “scenes”  can occasionally generate. His actual definition is:  “Scenius stands for the intelligence and the intuition of a whole cultural scene. It is the communal form of the concept of the genius.”

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