Dance for Two: Essays (Paperback)

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The author of Einstein's Dreams now presents a collection of essays, written over the past 20 years, that displays his genius for bringing literary and scientific concerns into ringing harmony. Sometimes provocative, sometimes fanciful, always elegantly conceived and written, these meditations offer readers a fascinating look into the creative compulsions shared by the scientist and the artist. Reading tour.

About the Author


Alan Lightman, an active research scientist in astronomy and physics, has taught at both Harvard and MIT. His novels include "Einstein s Dreams", which was a "New York Times "and international bestseller; "Good Benito"; "The Diagnosis", which was a finalist for the 2000 National Book Award; and "Reunion". His essays have appeared in the" New York Review of Books", "New York Times", "Nature", "Atlantic Monthly", and the" New Yorker".
Product Details
ISBN: 9780679758778
ISBN-10: 0679758771
Publisher: Pantheon Books
Publication Date: March 26th, 1996
Pages: 192
Language: English