The next Knowledge Exchange Lecture will be:
THE PROCESS OF FORMALISATION
THURSDAY (26TH OF FEB) AT 16h00-17h00, RHB 355 (GOLDSMITHS)
Matt Hare is a philosopher based in Paris and currently studying an MA at Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy at University of Kingston London and Université Paris 8. His work is primarily focused on the philosophical and cultural significance of contemporary mathematics, the relationship between diagrams and metaphors, and various processes of ‘formalisation’.
Suggested background reading in advance of the lecture:
Gilles Châtelet’s ‘Introduction’ to Figuring Space: Philosophy, Mathematics and Physics
Albert Lautman’s ‘New Research on the Dialectical Structure of Mathematics’