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  • 2 years ago

In GBA 301 we get better acquainted with Dr Nira Chamberlain. He talks about the history of black mathematicians, his personal journey from being a child told by his careers adviser that he couldn't be a mathematician to getting a PHD in maths and becoming the first black mathematician to be included in the Who's Who, the real world maths involved in mathematical modelling and so much more.

I sat down with Nira in a quiet room at University of Greenwich where he was giving a talk. We met each other for the first time at a Spark London fundraiser for the Steve Sinnott Foundation.

Content note: Racism, slavery

Nira plugs:

Success Looks Like You: Saturday 29th July: 1pm-4pm
His website:
Black Heroes of Mathematics:

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