24 Jun 2014

Feature interview - Jordan Ellenberg

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 3:08 pm on 24 June 2014

For more than 40 years, child prodigy and now Maths Professor, Jordan Ellenberg has been part of the longest ever study of gifted children. He says gifted kids can be damaged by the cult of genius and they need less attention, not more. We'll talk to Jordan Ellenberg about that and his new book which answers that age old questions about Math - when am I ever going to use this?