Marcus du Sautoy
Marcus du Sautoy is the Simonyi Professor for the Public Understanding of Science and Professor of Mathematics at the University of Oxford, an author, frequent broadcaster and presenter of, most recently, BBC Radio 4’s A Brief History of Mathematics and BBC Four’s Precision: The Measure of All Things.
The two mathematicians, known for their ability to make their science understandable and enjoyable to the most reluctant person, discussed the unreasonable effectiveness of mathematics, a universal language that transcends physical and cultural barriers.
A breathtaking and unforgettable tour-de-force from two consummate storytellers. Novelist and academic Professor Elleke Boehmer is their guide. Booker Prize-winnerBen Okri and mathematician Professor Marcus du Sautoymake a delightfully surprising and dynamic duo as they explore narrative and form in literature and maths.