March is Women's History Month
and here in this blog we celebrate math-women with poems!
and here in this blog we celebrate math-women with poems!
Herein appear lots of poems featuring women in math and the SEARCH box in the right-column may help you find them. To find a list of useful search terms, scroll down the right-hand column. For example, here is a link to a selection of poems found using the pair of search terms "women equal." AND, here are links to several poems to get you started:
A poem by Brian McCabe about Sophie Germain;
a poem by Carol Dorf about Ada Lovelace;
a poem of mine about Sofia Kovalevsky;
a poem of mine about Emmy Noether.
For your browsing pleasure,here are the titles and dates of previous blog postings,
moving backward from the present. Enjoy!Feb 28 Zero is three!
Feb 23 The Geometry of Poetry
Feb 21 An old link but a GOOD one!
Feb 16 The Infinite
Feb 13 Love and Mathematics -- and Valentine's Day
Feb 13 Read it (math OR poem) more than once . ..
Feb 9 Like James Baldwin - refuse labels!
Feb 6 Celebrate Francis Su
Feb 2 Groundhog Day 2017
Jan 31 Life is Short
Jan 29 Girls can do EVERYTHING!
Jan 26 Ultimately, all mathematics is poetry . . .
Jan 23 All Mathematicians are Equal!
Jan 19 Dickens, from A Tale of Two Cities
Jan 16 Celebrate Martin Luther King
Jan 11 Poems starring mathematicians
Jan 6 2017 is prime!
Dec 31 Happy New Year! -- Resolve to REWARD WOMEN!
Dec 27 Celebrate Vera Rubin -- a WOMAN of science!
Dec 26 Post-Christmas reflections from W. H. Auden
Dec 19 Numbers for Christmas . . .
Dec 15 Remembering Thomas Schelling (1921-2016)
Dec 12 When one isn't enough ... words from a Cuban poet
Nov 25 Number-rhymes from Muriel Spark
Nov 21 An immeasurable continuum
Nov 18 A well-constructed language
Nov 15 Poetry and Protest
Nov 9 So much depends on . . . normality
Nov 7 Happy Birthday, Marie Curie
Nov 3 Calculating costs of pollution ... and other news
Oct 19 Make Something of Nothing ... with Bob Dylan
Oct 15 Have a Happy "Hamilton Day"
Oct 14 From order to chaos -- "Fig Tree Rag"
Oct 11 She argued for Newton's physics
Oct 6 Be astonished -- National Poetry Day (British)
Oct 4 Generating a sonnet -- human vs computer
Sept 28 A Nest of Worlds -- in verse by Margaret Cavendish...
Sept 26 The Bloomsburg Fair -- with theorems and lies . . ...
Sept 21 Math-woman, be bold!
Sept 19 A rumor (in verse) about Alfred Nobel
Sept 15 Keyboard characters make a poem . . .
Sept 13 A Fib (a perfect circle) -- and some math-po link...
Sept 9 Division by Zero
Sept 6 A counting rhyme, a riddle
Aug 29 Math-play via verse (with George Darley)
Aug 25 Numbers and Faces - poem, anthology
Aug 22 Math-poetry connects with Carol Burnett
Aug 17 Swim, Girl, Swim -- thirty-five miles
Aug 15 Find math-poetry links in BRIDGES archives
Aug 11 More from BRIDGES poets . . .
Aug 8 Words -- and Meanings -- and BRIDGES, 2016
Aug 4 POETRY -- in the Journal of Humanistic Mathematics...
July 25 Homage to Godel
July 21 One thing leads to another -- "Do the Math"
July 19 A number tells the story -- in these Haiku
July 18 String Theory
July 12 Continue to celebrate Szymborska
July 7 Remembering Reza Sarhangi
July 5 What Math Teachers Do
Jun 29 Revolutions and singularities
Jun 26 Important online sources for mathy poems
Jun 24 Exponential power
Jun 23 A sonnet with numbers
Jun 20 Wanting things proportional . . .
Jun 16 Women occupy mathematics
Jun 13 When parallel lines meet, that is LOVE
Jun 9 Symbols shape our thoughts
Jun 6 A poem, a contradiction . . .
May 31 Aesop's fables in verse ... the price of greed ......
May 26 Mathy poems OUT LOUD
May 24 The Man Who Knew Infinity
May 20 In Wyalusing, counting pelicans
May 18 A math problem or a word problem?
May 16 Squaring the Circle -- from the POETRY App
May 10 A 6 x 6 syllable-square -- and links to more . . ....
May 6 Poems that count: Eight Buffalo
May 3 Can you multiply with Roman numerals?
Apr 28 Talking-Writing offers Math Poems
Apr 25 "The Mathematician"
Apr 21 Women in Mathematics Count!
Apr 18 Remembering Solomon Marcus
Apr 15 From a math-friend and an Ohio poet
Apr 13 "The Giraffe" -- a poem for my pocket
Apr 11 A Diagonal . . . and so little time . . .
Apr 7 "The Computation"
Mar 28 Contemplating the heavens
Mar 18 Poems that Count
Mar 15 A poem is an equation?
Mar 11 Celebrate Math Women
Mar 7 Inspired by Pi
Feb 18 Euler formula poem
Feb 11 Visit JHM for Mathy Poems
Jan 23 Not good at math . . .
Jan 21 Math Anxiety
Jan 12 A sonnet for W.R.Hamilton
Jan 2 Math is Brewing . . .
Scroll down to find titles and dates and links for posts in 2015.AND follow these year-number links to go to lists of posts through 2014, 2013, 2012 and 2011 -- and all the way back to March 2010 when this blog was begun. At the top of the column to the right is a SEARCH box for the blog and this link leads to a PDF file of searchable topics and names of poets and mathematicians presented herein. Scrolling down the right-hand column leads to a partial list of LABELS that are linked to a list of blogs that contain them.
Dec 31 Precision leads to poetry . . .
Dec 28 Can a woman learn science (or mathematics)?
Dec 24 And now welcome Christmas . . .
Dec 22 Let us not forget . . .
Dec 20 Who put the pie in Pythagoras?
Dec 18 A student writes poetry for a math class . . .
Dec 15 Generalized Pythagorean Theorem--a visual poem?
Dec 13 Visual poems with numbers
Dec 11 Alphamath - poetry built on 4, 8
Dec 8 Colorful mathematics for your smartphone
Dec 6 This blog (then and now) and Pascal
Dec 3 Which hat? (from Slovenia)
Dec 1 Are we speaking of "mathematics" or "poetry"?
Nov 30 Sustainability needs the arts AND mathematics . . ...
Nov 25 Thanksgiving, 2015
Nov 23 Quoting Isaac Newton . . . . a "found" poem
Nov 19 Axiom: A Mathematics of Poetry
Nov 16 Encouragement from fathers, a second view
Nov 13 Encouragement from fathersNov 9 Limericks for Hedy Lamarr
Nov 5 It is clear that . . .
Nov 2 Artificial Intelligence in the Library . . .
Oct 29 Mathematics and Poetry ARE Similar
Oct 27 The magic of mathematics (in art)
Oct 23 JMM Seattle, 1-7-16 -- Poetry+Math+Art
Oct 19 Celebrating waves of light . . .
Oct 15 Use a phone App to find mathy poems
Oct 8 Daughter and Father - a warm geometry . . .
Oct 8 Toward Infinity . . .
Oct 4 A mathematician's favorite poet
Sept 28 A subtraction problem
Sept 24 C K Williams -- Three Mile Island
Sept 21 Choosing what words mean . . .
Sept 18 Words of Ada Lovelace
Sept 15 Shaping sentences with Fibonacci numbers . . .
Sept 11 Songs of mathematics . . .
Sept 8 It starts with counting . . .
Sept 3 Mathematical Modeling
Aug 31 The answer is NO
Aug 27 Hate Math -- 21 Reasons (NOT) . . .
Aug 23 Three (or fewer) choices
Aug 18 Caught in an infinite loop . . ..
Aug 14 Primes and a paradox
Aug 12 Reservation Mathematics
Aug 10 Found on Facebook
Aug 6 Buffalo 6
Aug 3 MatHEmatics / MatSHEmatics
Jul 28 Algebra (sort of) in a short story
Jul 25 Math and Poetry and Climate
Jul 21 The culture for women in math and the sciences
Jul 19 Terror/Mathematics
Jul 16 Celebrating Ada Lovelace J
Jul 14 Visual-mathematical poetry
Jul 11 Math fun with song lyrics
Jul 8 Things to Count On
Jul 6 Counting Years -- in p'Bitek's Song of Lawino
Jul 3 A Voice Meant to be Spoken
Jul 1 Sex, Maths, and the Brain
Jun 29 Celebrating angles and rainbows . . .
Jun 27 The power of eleven
Jun 24 Found poetry -- Mary Cartwright
Jun 22 Uncertainty . . .
Jun 21 Seeing the NEWS in square stanzas
Jun 17 Judith Grabiner and Howard Nemerov
Jun 16 Imagine a Fractal
Jun 9 Square stanzas for Women in Maths
Jun 5 A portrait of TB in numbers
Jun 2 17 syllables -- and other art
May 26 Galileo in Florence
May 20 In the Tuscan sun
May 14 Sonnets from The Voyage of the Beagle
May 13 Folk music -- counting syllables
May 10 Stars and men revolve in a cycle . . .
May 8 Include Arts in STEM -- and have STEAM !
May 6 Balancing Opposites -- Tagore's Epigrams
May 3 Lines of breathless length
Apr 25 Geometry of baseball
Apr 22 Earth Day -- April 22, 2015
Apr 19 April celebrates Math and Poetry
Apr 14 Remembering Abraham Lincoln
Apr 11 Time is no straight line . . .
Apr 7 Man Ray's "Human Equations"
Apr 3 Mathematics and poetry -- are the same ! ! !
Mar 31 April is . . . a time for math and poetry . . .
Mar 29 Science Verse
Mar 26 The problem of time
Mar 23 March 23 -- Emmy Noether's birthday
Mar 22 March 21 -- World Poetry Day
Mar 19 Multiplied by Rain
Mar 17 A Russian toast (with mathematics)
Mar 13 Three Greguerías
Mar 10 Similar, self-similar -- fractals, a poem
Mar 7 The mathematician, she . . . .
Mar 6 Celebrate Pi -- write in Pilish
Mar 3 Women in Maths -- on Facebook
Feb 28 Reflections on Logic
Feb 24 Found poetry - words of Dirac
Feb 21 How many grains of sand?
Feb 16 The numbers say it all . . .
Feb 13 America, land of equals (perhaps)
Feb 9 Surreal parabola, Mobius strip
Feb 6 Celebrate Black History, Valentine's Day
Feb 5 Moebius Strip
Feb 2 Is winter half over?
Jan 30 Twined Arcs, Defying Euclid
Jan 26 Poetry-math images; Expectation
Jan 22 Girls who like math
Jan 18 Probability and Coincidence
Jan 14 To add two and two
Jan 10 Opposites, Balance
Jan 8 The Geometry of Winter, with Eagles
Jan 6 from MIT Science-Poetry -- The Cal-Dif-Fluk Saga
Jan 3 The Role of Zero