window.dataLayer = window.dataLayer || []; function gtag(){dataLayer.push(arguments);} gtag('js', new Date()); gtag('config', 'UA-41134143-1');
Loading Events

[one_fourth last=”no”][/one_fourth]The 19th-century Irish mathematician Sir William Rowan Hamilton reshaped physics in a visionary language of waves and light, on which quantum theory later drew. A master of many languages in childhood, he was friends with Coleridge and Wordsworth, and wrote poems of lost love. Howie Firth tells his story with music from the Lorcán Mac Mathúna Quartet and readings by Dave Grieve.

With the support of EventScotland and Culture Ireland