Proof-reading: Telling stories with numbers and words
Presenter: Marcus du Sautoy
Published: January 2010
Age: All ages
Views: 900 views
Source/institution: Royal Society
How does doing mathematics and writing stories compare? What role is mathematics playing when it is used in literature? Are stories important to understanding mathematics? Do writers have eureka moments? Marcus du Sautoy and Mark Haddon discuss the fashionable art/science interface.