April 15, 2020: We need each other more than ever right now. How are some National Math Festival presenters coping with change? Is it all right to play during a pandemic? How can math help us stay connected and whole during challenging times?
In this recording, hosts David Eisenbud and Kirsten Bohl from the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI) joined 2021 Festival presenters to share stories of change, encouragement, and exploration, including:
Maria Droujkova, Natural Math (11:42)
Christopher Danielson, Math On-A-Stick (23:11)
Mark Saul, Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival (35:51)
Q&A begins at 45:14.
The National Math Festival takes place April 17-18, 2021 in Washington, DC and around the U.S.. The Festival is organized by the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (msri.org), in cooperation with the Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) and the National Museum of Mathematics (MoMath).
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