Reading List

The Gathering Team has selected the following books you might want to read before coming to this year’s symposium. All were written by Gathering speakers. Happy reading!  These books are not required reading, but reading them will enhance your enjoyment of speakers’ presentations.


Wade in the Water


Wade in the Water,
by Tracy K. Smith (2018)


A Journey Through Genius,
by William Dunham


Dear Data,
by Giorgia Lupi and Stefanie Posavec


The Pearly Gates of Cyberspace,
by Margaret Wertheim



A Field Guide to Hyperbolic Space,
by Margaret Wertheim
(available at The Gathering, or
from the Institute for Figuring online.)


Plato and a Platypus Walk into a Bar,
by Thomas Cathcart and Daniel Klein


by Gail Carson Levine
(available through Keystone College)


My Beautiful Leukemia
by Jan Lucas-Grimm


Listening List


A Stranger in This Time 
by Tim Grimm and the Family Band