Two projects designed to improve the quality, scope and/or efficiency of programs at William & Mary were made possible this semester with support from the provost’s Creative Adaptation Fund.. In A Theory of Adaptation, Linda Hutcheon posits a theory of analyzing “adaptations as adaptations” that provides an answer to the question: how can adaptations be theorized without resorting to fidelity discourse? Four members of the W&M Neurodiversity Working Group, which is leading that project, are pictured here (left to right): Cheryl Dickter, Karin Wulf, Josh Burk and Janice Zeman. Print. Much of the critical discourse around creative adaptations of history, which might include anything from films set in the past to historical novels or a web-series like Oh Hi There History, relates to how closely these texts mirror historians’ findings and methods of analysis. Adaptations often sit within cycles associated with a particular time and place, as with the heritage film in Britain in the 1980s, or the cycle of Jane Austen adaptations in the late 1990s (see cycle). Adaptation, in biology, the process by which a species becomes fitted to its environment; it is the result of natural selection’s acting upon heritable variation over several generations. 2011 BHC Meeting. About the Author Laurence Raw has published extensively in the field of film adaptations and performance. Creative Adaptation Four projects at W&M received support from the provost's Creative Adaptation Fund this year, including one that is focused on the development of a neurodiversity curriculum for the W&M Washington Office. Why adaptation to the challenges of war has proven difficult is the result of a num-ber of complex factors. With contributions from a variety of specialists in media studies, literature, history and anthropology, this book breaks new ground in adaptation studies. This paper examines the relationship between the study of adaptation and the study of new media. 2nd Ed. Ironically, for much of history adaptation has rarely been a part of the military equation. A Theory of Adaptation. The Roy Adaptation Model History The Roy Adaptation Model for Nursing had its beginning when Sr. Callista Roy entered the masters program in pediatric nursing at University of California Los Angeles in 1964. Rosalind J. Beiler. Hutcheon, Linda. Creative Adaptations: Making Glass in Eighteenth-Century Peterstal and Wistarburg. the relationship between sensory adaptation and negative adaptation? Luke Hicks; July 23, 2018; The Harrowing History of Adapting 'Dune' Frank Herbert's novel has long been a holy grail for filmmakers. 2013. Abstract. New York: Routledge. Organisms are adapted to their environments in a variety of ways, such as in their structure, physiology, and genetics. In 1738, Caspar Wistar, an immigrant from the Palatinate, founded the United Glass Company at Wistarburg, New Jersey. But adaptation goes beyond just development to include measures to address additional risks specifically caused by climate change, such as raising the height of sea defences. Before the European “way of war” emerged in the sixteenth cen- Her advisor and seminar faculty was Dorothy E. Johnson who was writing and Why is the Harlem Renaissance of major importance in American History?