©2018 by Michael Adelson

This is a sampling of talks available for any audience and venue, either live or via the internet.

Great cities as Centers of Art: Fin-De Siècle Vienna, Paris Between the Wars, 1950s New York, and Helsinki Now

Series of four lectures. originally delivered at the Forum for New Thinking, New London, Connecticut (1997)

 

Pink Floyd's "The Wall" and Schubert's "Winterreise": Two Studies in Human Isolation

Lecture/recital, originally delivered at Connecticut College (1995)

The Fractal Nature of Beethoven's Seventh Symphony

Work presented at the 2001 Yale University Fractal Geometry Workshop led by Benoît Mandelbrot. Originally presented as a guest lecture for the Department of Mathematics, Connecticut College (1997)

 

Bartók's Golden Section, Fibonacci Numbers, and the Beauty of Proportion

Internet talk/demonstration for the general public. Based on a guest lecture for the Department of Mathematics, Connecticut College, and further research (2015-present)