Mathical Author Readings at the 2021 National Math Festival

Mathical Author Readings at the 2021 National Math Festival

Posted by on Apr 14, 2021 in Events, Featured Titles, News | No Comments

Mathical Book Prize winners Brittney Morris (Slay) and Seth Fishman (A Hundred Billion Trillion Stars) will read from their work at the 2021 National Math Festival NMF Live Online Weekend, taking place April 16-18, 2021. The National Math Festival brings together youth and adults of all ages to celebrate, explore, and enjoy math in new and exciting ways. Adults and […]

Event Video: 2021 Mathical Book Prize Announcement & Author Readings

Event Video: 2021 Mathical Book Prize Announcement & Author Readings

Posted by on Feb 10, 2021 in Events, News, Press & Media | No Comments

The Mathical Book Prize is awarded to literary fiction and nonfiction titles written for youth ages 2-18. The aim of the prize is to inspire a love of math in the world around us. On February 9, 2021, Mathical book lovers of all ages gathered for this year’s awards announcement online, where all five of our 2021 Mathical […]

2021 Mathical Book Prize Awards Announcement & Live Author Readings

2021 Mathical Book Prize Awards Announcement & Live Author Readings

Posted by on Feb 2, 2021 in Events, News | No Comments

Join the 2021 Mathical Book Prize awards announcement on Tuesday, February 9th The Mathical Book Prize is awarded to literary fiction and nonfiction titles written for youth ages 2-18. The aim of the prize is to inspire a love of math in the world around us. Join us on Tuesday, February 9th at 1-2pm Eastern / 10-11am Pacific for […]

2021 National Math Festival: Mathical Author Events

2021 National Math Festival: Mathical Author Events

We’re delighted that so many Mathical fans of all ages joined us December 9-10, 2020 for the first online events of the 2021 National Math Festival, featuring live Mathical author readings and special guests. These recording are available to watch through December 2020. (Check them out before the new year begins!) We’ve also compiled a […]

2021 NMF Roundtable: Focus on Mathical Books — Video Archive

2021 NMF Roundtable: Focus on Mathical Books — Video Archive

Posted by on Dec 7, 2020 in Events, News, Press & Media | No Comments

In case you missed the National Math Festival’s Roundtable #2: Focus on Mathical Books, you can catch the recording here This event took place Wednesday, May 6, 2020 from 2:30-3:30pm Eastern via Zoom, and was open to all friends of the National Math Festival. Hosts David Eisenbud and Kirsten Bohl from the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI) joined 2021 Festival presenters […]

Mathical Authors Read Aloud for the National Math Festival

Mathical Authors Read Aloud for the National Math Festival

Posted by on Dec 7, 2020 in Events, News | No Comments

We hope you will join us for two upcoming Mathical events online: Wednesday, December 9, 2020 (1:00 – 2:30 pm ET): Tweens and Teens Take on Mathical SOLVING FOR M, by Jennifer Swender DK LIFE STORIES: KATHERINE JOHNSON, by Dr. Ebony Joy Wilkins SLAY, by Brittney Morris* *pre-recorded, with special live guests from #BlackInMathWeek Thursday, December 10, 2020 (1:00 – 2:00 pm […]

Mathical Authors Join Math Teachers at NCTM Centennial in April 2020

Mathical Authors Join Math Teachers at NCTM Centennial in April 2020

Posted by on Dec 17, 2019 in Events, Featured Titles, News | No Comments

Eight Mathical authors will join hundreds of K-12 math teachers at the upcoming centennial conference of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM), April 1-4, 2020 in Chicago, Illinois. Update (March 13, 2020): Due to the COVID-19 novel coronavirus pandemic, we regret to announce that the NCTM Centennial Annual Meeting & Exposition and all Mathical […]

Mathical Goes to the National Math Festival

Mathical Goes to the National Math Festival

Posted by on Apr 23, 2018 in Events, News | No Comments

We are excited to welcome five Mathical authors to the 2019 National Math Festival! We hope some of you will join us in Washington, D.C. on Saturday, May 4, 2019.    Steve Light: Have You Seen My Dragon? Judy Cox: Sheep Won’t Sleep: Counting by 2s, 5s, and 10s Seth Fishman: A Hundred Billion Trillion Stars Wendy Lichtman: Secrets, Lies, and Algebra   […]

2018 Mathical Award Announcement: February 22 in Berkeley

2018 Mathical Award Announcement: February 22 in Berkeley

Posted by on Feb 9, 2018 in Events, News | No Comments

On Thursday, February 22, 2018, the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI) will announce the winners of the 2018 Mathical Book Prize during a special event in conjunction with MSRI’s Critical Issues in Mathematics Education conference.