Clio Cresswell, PhD, mathematician, writer, media presenter and educator, was born in England, had her childhood in Greece, was raised in the south of France, and attended university in Australia. Clio s somewhat unorthodox upbringing has greatly contributed to her varied and eclectic outlook on life. She enjoys all mental challenges and enjoys the extreme diversity of total body and intellectual workouts. For several years a Visiting Fellow at the School of Mathematics, University of New South Wales, Clio is also a seasoned media performer. She features regularly on Australian television, radio and press.
"This book is passionate about the role of mathematics in every
human activity, and joyful about matters of sex. Dinner-party
conversations may never be the same." --Professor Ian Sloan,
president, International Council of Industrial and Applied