‘MEET and SHARE: a mathematicians’ storytelling event’

Event Date: TBA

Submission Deadline (extended): December 15th, 2021

Due to the postponement of JMM 2022, this event has been postponed. More information will be posted in the near future.

Description:

During this storytelling event, we hope to bring together mathematicians from all career stages and connect with one another through personal stories. This event will not be recorded in order to create an intimate space. This event will also feature free food and a cash bar. Everyone is welcome to submit stories!

Organizers:

This event is organized by the Coalition for the Amplification of Historically Excluded Mathematicians (CAHEM), which consists of the Center for Minorities in the Mathematical Sciences, Lathisms, Mathematically Gifted and Black, and Meet a Mathematician.

When and Where:

This event will occur at the Joint Mathematics Meetings 2022. It will happen Thursday, January 6, 2022, from 8:00-9:30 PM.

Submit a Story:

Anyone is invited to submit a story to present at the event! If you wish to submit a story, please mark “yes” or “maybe” on the google form below. You will then receive a google drive link to submit your story.

You may submit either an audio file or a written document. Stories should be between 6-8 minutes long. For more tips on how to write a story, please see this page from The Moth.

The deadline to submit stories is December 15th.

Registration:

Please complete the following RSVP form if you would like to attend this event, regardless of whether you would like to submit a story. We will contact you a few weeks before the event to confirm your participation.

If this doesn’t work for you, you can also find the RSVP form at this link.