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The Strange Case of Emily X

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Author:Keith Devlin (Devlin's Angle)
Description: The story of Emily, a mathematical genius in high school who disappeared for 5 years and returned with even greater mathematical ability, and then wrote an autobiography, My Lost Years. An excerpt from Devlin's book, The Math Gene: How Mathematical Thinking Evolved and Why Numbers Are Like Gossip (published in the USA by Basic Books).

Levels: High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Articles

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