MathFest is an annual event held to celebrate mathematics with the Mathematical Association of America. This year, it will be held from August 5-8 in Washington, D.C. Keep an eye out for all of the exciting things happening at the Princeton University Press Booth at this year’s MathFest, including book raffles, author readings, and more!
Below is a list of what you can look forward to at MathFest from our authors!
Thursday, August 6th
10:30AM – 11:30AM: Author Colin Adams gives a dramatic reading from Zombies and Calculus
2:00PM – 3:00PM: Author Tim Chartier demonstrates one of the popular hands-on approaches to math that he outlines in his book Math Bytes: the Candy pi-calculator
3:00PM – 4:00PM: Single Digits author Marc Chamberland shows videos from his popular YouTube channel Tipping Point Math
4:00PM – 5:00PM: Arthur Benjamin, author of The Fascinating World of Graph Theory, gives an author meet and greet, along with book plate signing
Friday, August 7th
11:00AM – 12:00PM: Jim Henle, author of The Proof and the Pudding: What Mathematicians, Cooks, and You Have in Common, presents a personalized puzzle printing
1:00PM – 2:00PM: Frank Farris, author of Creating Symmetry, hosts a symmetry patterned scarf giveaway