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The Mathematics of Being Human

Jul 16, 2015

While working together on a production of Tom Stoppard’s Arcadia at The Folger Theatre in 2009, two UMBC professors began a meaningful collaboration that has manifested into a seminar for Humanities Scholar Program students called "The Mathematics of Being Human," as well as a play of the same name.


Professor Manil Suri, mathematician and author, and Dramaturg and Associate Professor of English Michele Osherow tell us about the surprising connections between mathematics and literature.