**Do Androids Prove Theorems in Their Sleep? (slighly longer
version of article
to appear in Circles
Disturbed, A. Doxiadis and B. Mazur, eds.): pdf
"Why Mathematics?" You May Ask (in The Princeton Companion to Mathematics,
T. Gowers et al, eds. pp. 966-977): pdf
**Next-to-last draft, including many footnotes
deleted from the published version.

Some chapters from my
forthcoming book, *Mathematics Without
Apologies*.

PRESENTATIONS

**Avatars:
mathematical conjectures in the light of (re)incarnation**

Quicktime
movie of PowerPoint presentation at the conference "Two Streams in the
Philosophy of Mathematics: Rival Conceptions of Mathematical Proof"

University of Hertfordshire, July 1-3, 2009 (*long *before
the author had heard anything about Cameron's film!)

Small
version (for slow connections)

BOOK REVIEWS

**REVIEW OF Fashionable
Nonsense, A. Sokal and J. Bricmont (written early 1999)**

**REVIEW
OF Mathematics
and the Roots of Postmodern Theory, V. Tasi'c (published in Notices of the
AMS,**

**REVIEW
OF Everything
and More, D. F. Wallace (published in Notices of the AMS,**

Michael Harris

Centre de Mathématiques de Jussieu

Université Paris 7 Denis Diderot

Case Postale 7012

2, place Jussieu

F-75251 PARIS CEDEX 05

Tel: +33 01 44 27 86 78

E-mail: harris@math.jussieu.fr

URL: http://people.math.jussieu.fr/~harris/

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