How to Fall in Love With Math – NYTimes.com

‘(Y)ou can appreciate art without acquiring the ability to paint, or enjoy a symphony without being able to read music. Math also deserves to be enjoyed for its own sake, without being constantly subjected to the question, “When will I use this?”‘

Manil Suri provides some examples of how to do so…

How to Fall in Love With Math – NYTimes.com.

(even if utility might have its own aesthetic merits…)

 

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Associate Professor in Mathematics Education, and part-time poet.
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