Dan King

Hotel Genius

"It’s been described as one of the most remarkable collections of minds on the planet. It has a brilliant international faculty, but no students. Its researchers have made some of the most significant scientific discoveries of the twentieth century, but it has never had a laboratory."

For BBC Radio 3Sally Marlow, Director's Visitor (2018), joins the Institute for Advanced Study at the start of a new term, illuminating the Institute's history and its unique ethos through interviews with scholars including Robbert Dijkgraaf, Director and Leon Levy Professor, Joan Wallach Scott, Professor Emerita in the School of Social Science, Freeman J. Dyson, Professor Emeritus in the School of Natural Sciences, Nima Arkani-Hamed, Professor in the School, and Myles W. Jackson, Professor of in the School of Historical Studies, among others.

Listen at BBC Radio 3.

April 22, 2019