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pandora yound [dA], Hypatia- Philosopher, astronomer, mathematician, inventor of the astrolabe, advocate against religious repression and violence. Fearing her strong feminism, intellect, political power and influence, early christians stripped her naked, dragged her body through the street, and stoned her to death. The mob then burned her body along with the first university and largest library of the time. Most of her work has been lost

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Hypatia AD (350–370–March 415) was a Greek Neoplatonist philosopher in Roman Egypt who was the first historically noted woman in mathematics. She was of the intellectual school of the 3rd century thinker Plotinus which encouraged logic and mathematical study in place of empirical enquiry. Around AD 400, she became head of the Platonist school at Alexandria. Hypatia was murdered by a Christian mob after being accused of witchcraft and godlessness and of causing religious turmoil.

Hypatia (ca. AD Greek Neoplatonist philosopher in Roman Egypt and the first notable woman in mathematics. As head of the Platonist school at Alexandria, she also taught philosophy and astronomy.

Hypatia, Ancient Alexandria’s Great Female Scholar

"The mathematician and philosopher Hypatia of Alexandria was the daughter of the mathematician Theon Alexandricus (ca. the last librarian of the Library of Alexandria. Around AD she became head of the Platonist school at Alexandria.

Women Who Read Are Dangerous by Stefan Bollmann. Part art appreciation and part homage to the female reader.

This book brings together a selection of paintings, drawings, prints and photographs for women reading by a diverse range of artists. See Women who read are dangerous in the library catalogue.

"Hypatia was a Greek Neoplatonist philosopher in Roman Egypt who was the first well-documented woman in mathematics. As head of the Platonist school at Alexandria, she also taught philosophy and astronomy. Hypatia was murdered by a Christian mob..." http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hypatia

"Hypatia was a Greek Neoplatonist philosopher in Roman Egypt who was the first well-documented woman in mathematics. As head of the Platonist school at Alexandria, she also taught philosophy and astronomy. Hypatia was murdered by a Christian mob.