The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015)

In a previous post I wrote about my first two encounters with Srinivasa Ramanujan, the Indian mathematical genius who stirred up the British mathematical establishment in the early 20th century. As I mentioned there, a new movie directed by Matthew Brown was released last year with Jeremy Irons playing a very British G.H. Hardy — Ramanujan’s Cambridge mentor — and Dev Patel playing the Indian genius. Having seen the movie recently, I can talk now about this latest third encounter. Continue reading “The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015)”