Graphs, Geometry and Gerrymandering

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Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 4:00pm for 1 hour (actually 50 minutes)
Clough auditorium and via Bluejeans
Moon Duchin – Tufts University – Moon.Duchin@tufts.edu
Evans Harrell

Please Note: This is a public talk the School of Math is co-sponsoring with the Gathering 4 Gardner Foundation. I will be viewable both in the Clough Auditoria or by Bluejeans at .

What are all the ways to draw the lines, when you're dividing up a state to get representation? If you can't find them all, can you choose a good sample? I'll discuss some surprisingly simple questions about graphs and geometry that can help us make advances in policy and civil rights.