Who: Samuel Kutler, Tutor, St. John’s College - Annapolis
What: Dean’s Lecture and Concert Series
Title: “Poetry and Mathematics, Revisited”
Where: Great Hall, Peterson Student Center, St. John’s College
When: Friday, October 9, 8:00 p.m.
Details: This lecture is free of charge, open to the public, and followed by a question-and-answer period.
The lecture consists of a search for how poetry and mathematics can be defined. This is the seventh lecture in the Fall 2009 Dean’s Lecture and Concert Series. Open to the community, the free lectures offer an opportunity to explore a deeper reading of books in the St. John’s Program as well as other topics.
Samuel Kutler received his bachelor’s of arts in 1954 from St. John’s College, Annapolis, where he has been a tutor since 1961. After pursuing graduate studies at American University, Kutler was a mathematician at The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory. He also served as dean of St. John’s in Annapolis from 1982 to 1984.