Mathematics and Culture: Geometry and Everything Else

Mathematicians, ancient and Enlightenment, worked in vain to fix things. The ideal blew up in everyone’s faces in the 19th century, destroying the authority of mathematics. Judith Grabiner, professor of mathematics at Pitzer College, will show how.

Monday, February 11 at 5:30pm to 5:30pm

Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum
385 East 8th Street, Claremont, CA

Event Type

Athenaeum

Audience

zzCUC Lecture

Website

https://www.cmc.edu/athenaeum/mathema...

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