Lewis Carroll – Man of Science

A one-day meeting exploring C. L. Dodgson’s interests in and contributions to science
17 August 2011
London School of Economics

This full-day meeting will bring together international speakers in order to examine the life and work of Charles Dodgson (Lewis Carroll) from a scientific perspective. Speakers include: David Singmaster, Robin Wilson, Francine Abeles, Edward Wakeling, Ivor Grattan-Guinness, Mark Richards, and Eugene Seneta. The meeting will end with a panel discussion which will include the Carroll biographer, Jenny Woolf.

The event is organised by Amirouche Moktefi (Nancy and Strasbourg Universities), Mark Richards (Chairman, Lewis Carroll Society) and Robin J Wilson (Keble College, Oxford and Open University).

The venue is the Centre for Philosophy of Natural and Social Science at the London School of Economics and Political Science, Portugal Street, London, WC2A 2AE.  Places are very limited and registration is essential: contact Mark Richards: markrichards@aznet.co.uk. For further information see: www.lewiscarrollmanofscience.com.

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