Volumes, the MoMath book club
Crocheting Adventures with Hyperbolic Planes (2nd Edition)
Featuring the author Daina Taimina
Hosted by Tim Chartier
Thursday, June 8 at 6:30 pm ET
Join Distinguished Visiting Professor Tim Chartier and author Daina Taimina for an engaging discussion of Crocheting Adventures with Hyperbolic Planes. With more than 200 full-color photographs, this non-traditional, tactile introduction to non-Euclidean geometries illustrates the beginnings of geometry and its connections with art, nature, and the sciences. For the crafter or would-be crafter, there are detailed instructions for how to crochet various geometric models and how to use them in explorations.
Love mathematics and books? Looking for a stimulating and fun discussion? Volumes, the MoMath book club, is just the thing for you. This discussion group is designed especially for those interested in mathematics and science and how they affect our lives. No prior math or science background is necessary.
|Event fee optional||$ 0.00|
|Event fee||$ 10.00|
|Event fee plus $10 donation to support families in need||$ 20.00|