Women Who Figure: An Exhibit Inspired by the Mathematicians of Hidden Figures

Exhibit - Artifacts | April 24 – August 31, 2017 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday with exceptions | Evans Hall, Mathematics Statistics Library (100 Evans)


Inspired by the book and film Hidden Figures, this exhibit focuses on the four women at its center and other women who have made important contributions to mathematics throughout history. The exhibit includes biographies about and books by these women - from Hypatia in 5th Century Alexandria to Maryam Mirzakhani in present-day America - as well as other books about African-Americans and women in mathematics from the Mathematics Statistics Library and other campus libraries.

More information is available at http://guides.lib.berkeley.edu/women-who-figure

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 math@library.berkeley.edu, 510-642-3381

(No event on these dates: May 29; July 4, 2017)