Dear Math: I Hate You
Here's the link to my newest article, appearing in the journal For the Learning of Mathematics. The article is titled "Dear Math: I Hate You"
Bret Cohen's Website
This is my son Bret Cohen's site; on it are many interesting items, mostly musical -- in particular, he gives percussion lessons to serious students, on a sliding scale from $60 to $130 an hour.
Back2Us Show (podcast)
Discussed "Still the End" and its prequel "Dirty Details", May 9, 2014
More Family Podcasts at Blog Talk Radio with Back To Us
"Still the End: Memoir of a Nursing Home Wife"
Interview on WHYY's The Pulse, April, 2014
Math Club Talk
"Arithmetic: More of the Story", Madison College, Madison, Wisconsin, Sept. 6, 2013
Bridges 2013 Poetry Anthology
This is a math-poetry anthology, in which I have two poems. It consists of poems read at the Bridges Math/Art Conference, an annual happening at various locations.
Gregory Vincent St. Thomasino's blog, which features math poetry
review of "Chronic Progressive" (my latest book as of 2010)
Carol Schilling of the Literature, Arts, and Medicine Database (out of NYU) has reviewed my new book. She gets it!
Literature, Arts, and Medicine Database
a VERY comprehensive site, containing reviews of art and literature which pertains to medicine, from all perspectives (professionals, patients, family members). The reviews are extremely thoughtful (and often long enough...).
Huge Pathetic Force
This is my husband Jon Johanning's blog, with lost of posts containing his (and my) beliefs about politics and religion. He's always brilliant and always right! AND Huge Pathetic Force PRESS published my chapbook, "Surviving the Alphabet".
WATCH my readings more easily!
The same poetry reading as the previous post, but on a bigger screen
WATCH my readings!
In April 2008 I read at Robins Bookstore (in Phila.), to receive th John and Rose Petracca and family Award, for my poem "The Autistic Savant", which appeared in Philadelphia Poets
Listen to my readings!
Here are several recordings of my most recent readings. The last one, at the Penn Bookstore, is esp. interactive.
second review of new book!
MAA Online (Math'l Assoc. of Amer.) just gave me, and JoAnne Growney (for "My Dance Is Math'cs" a wonderful review!
first review of new book!
"Crossing the Equal Sign" was just released in March, and its first review appears in the Phila. City Paper, online. It says some nice things, and I'm excited!
"poetrymath and other hybrid ventures" -- Find out about her book of math poems.
Plain View Press
This press has been publishing all sorts of cool books over the past 30 years -- including, around December 2006, my very own "Crossing the Equal Sign"! This is my book of "math poems" -- poems about the experience of math, which in my case means both doing math research and how that effects and is effected by the rest of my life. I hope you'll check out this and their other books! (Sample poems from "Crossing..." can be found on this site, under the posting "Crossing the Equal Sign".)
everything you ever wanted to know -- and wanted OTHERS to know -- about thrifting. Lists of thrift (as opposed to resale and consignment) stores in every state, forum topics, a forthcoming online thrifting magazine, etc.
Well Spouse Association
The Well Spouse Association is a national, not for profit membership organization which gives support to wives, husbands, and partners of the chronically ill and/or disabled.