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Mathematician Kevin Short | Meeting the Minds

A 'math nerd' and Grammy nominee

Kevin Short was nominated for helping to restore a 1949 wire recording of Woody Guthrie. Kevin Short was nominated for helping to restore a 1949 wire recording of Woody Guthrie. (Geoff Forester for The Boston Globe)
By Billy Baker
Globe Correspondent / December 24, 2007

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