Maths and Music

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Maths and Music panel discussion. This discussion will explore the relationship between mathematics and music. Join Tutorial Fellow in Computer Science Andrew Ker - who is also a musician - in conversation with the series' resident mathematician Jamshid Derakhshan, Lecturer in Pure Mathematics at St Hilda's College.

In Numbers is a new eight-part programme of panel discussions and poetry workshops exploring how mathematics underpins the historical mind of Oxford. In odd weeks we will hear from leading academics on the ways in which mathematics interacts with the humanities. In even weeks, poetry workshops will draw on these discussions.

Events are free and all are welcome. To find out more, email


Humanities & Science

Contact name: Penny Boxall

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Website: University Church

Audience: Open to all