Cornell University professor Steven Strogatz is the author of “The Joy of x: A Guided Tour of Math, From One to Infinity,” which sprung out of his online series for the New York Times, “The Elements of Math.” He kicked off a series for the Times, “Me, Myself and Math,” last month. On Oct. 2, he’ll participate in the Writing Summit at Dartmouth College, before giving talks at Amherst College Oct. 4 and the Harvard Book Store Oct. 5.
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