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Photograph of the Month

This month’s photograph is of the mathematician, Godfrey Harold Hardy (1877-1947). He is currently portrayed by Jeremy Irons in the film ‘The Man Who Knew Infinity’ 18 more words

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Jeremy Irons at the NY Premiere of The Man Who Knew Infinity

Jeremy Irons and the director and cast of The Man Who Knew Infinity attended the New York premiere of the film, at the Bow Tie Chelsea Cinemas on Wednesday 27 April 2016. 67 more words

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Jeremy Irons on The Leonard Lopate Show - April 27, 2016

Jeremy Irons and director Matt Brown were guests of The Leonard Lopate radio show on WNYC, on Wednesday 27 April 2016, to discuss The Man Who Knew Infinity. 43 more words

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How G. H. Hardy tamed Srinivasa Ramanujan’s genius - Béla Bollobás

“It was clear to Hardy that Ramanujan was totally exceptional: however, in spite of his amazing feats in mathematics, he lacked the basic tools of the trade of a professional mathematician. 1,262 more words
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The Man Who Knew Infinity Review

By Will Barber Taylor

Growing up poor in Madras, India, Srinivasa Ramanujan Iyengar earns admittance to Cambridge University during WWI, where he becomes a pioneer in mathematical theories with the guidance of his professor, G.H. 456 more words

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Non-Review Review: The Man Who Knew Infinity

It takes a lot of skill to make mathematics seem beautiful. It is enough work to render those complex equations that mash together numbers and greek letters as something profound and understandable to contemporary audiences. 1,200 more words

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The Man Who Knew Infinity - "There is a powerful tale somewhere beneath the busy plotting ... but it doesn’t break out"

The Man Who Knew Infinity smells glorious. A mathematically meaty subject in the vein of A Beautiful Mind, flavoured with the rags-to-riches, Indian backdrop of… 540 more words

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