20 Jul '18, 4am

It's tonight! Come and let's talk... maths!

One of the most charmingly unusual books of all time is Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland . This novel, written by Lewis Carroll and first published in 1865, tells a dizzying story of a girl Alice who enters a magical realm via a rabbit hole. The various strange characters she encounters confound us with questions of logic, mathematics, and language. Join Gwee Li Sui as he complicates an already mind-boggling world well-loved by children and adults alike. About the Speaker Gwee Li Sui is a poet, a graphic artist, and a literary critic. His poetry includes Who Wants to Buy a Book of Poems? (1998), One Thousand and One Nights (2014), The Other Merlion and Friends (2015), and Death Wish (2017). Gwee has edited several acclaimed literary anthologies and lectured on a vast range of subjects. He has also written FEAR NO POETRY!: An Essential Guide to Close Reading (2014) and Spia...

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Hackers on Planet Earth, Here We Come!

Hackers on Planet Earth, Here We Come!

hackaday.com 19 Jul '18, 4pm

This weekend is HOPE XIII . The Hackers on Planet Earth conference is a biennial event held in New York City. Dating all t...

Yakking away this a/noon w/ awesome co-panelist...

nlb.gov.sg 14 Jul '18, 3am

Join Aaron Lee, Balli Kaur Jaswal and Krishna Udayasankar in this panel moderated by Jon Gresham as they trace their journ...