The Florilège de la popularisation des mathématiques

By on 20/04/2018

In the framework of the French Bid to host the International Congress of Mathematicians 2022 (ICM 2022) in Paris, a new website devoted to the popularization of Mathematics has been launched. Its name being Florilège de la popularisation des mathématiques (Anthology of popularization in mathematics).

This site collects more than 1300 actions made in France or in French, in the past and in the present, in direction of the general public. There one can find references to books, magazines, comics, lectures, exhibitions, competitions, movies, videos, etc.

Logo of the site

The different types of popularization are presented in a series of introductory and reflective articles.

The Florilège addresses everyone who is interested in mathematics; in particular journalists, high-school students and teachers, university students, professional mathematicians and the general public, of course.

Through an interactive tool, missing items or comments can be proposed by anyone directly in the website.




A press release concerning the launching of this new website (in French) can be found in the pdf below.


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