Editor: Roy Lisker,PhD
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This photograph of myself was taken by activist Gene Keyes, at the 50th Anniversary Reunion of the Committee for Non-Violent Action,held in Voluntown, Connecticut, June 11-13, 2010.
For other photos of persons present at the reunion, several of whom are very famous in the anti-war movements of the 60's and since, go to CNVA
On Effectively Infinite Sets(doc)
Coping with conceptions of infinity in modern mathematics,
in the models of modern physics
Tales of Greater Cambridge
A compilation in progress
:The Girls at the Waldorf: Harvard Square in the early 60's
The Delusion of Juan Rodriguez:Somerville, May 1980
I do appreciate it when someone notifies me to report a broken link. I welcome all forms of sane communication.
For the background to the on-going debate about the right to call myself Dr. Roy Lisker, go to
I am sometimes at a loss to decide the field in which my degree has been earned. I might as well call myself a Doctor of Philosophy. given that very few philosophy departments (as understood in the ancient world)in contemporary American colleges or universities, are worthy of the name.
Yes; and that applies to most English departments as well (Beginning of a long discussion that I won’t go into.)
As for math departments: sure they do good work, but who can stand to be in them?
A report on the 8-year struggle of the North End Action Team to obtain decent living conditions for the residents of Middletown's North End, may now be read at