INconversation with Alan Lightman
April 20, 2017
INconversation with Alan Lightman
Presented by Butler ArtsFest

A modern classic, Einstein’s Dreams is a fictional collage of stories dreamed by Albert Einstein in 1905, when he worked in a patent office in Switzerland. Its poetic vignettes explore the connections between science and art, the process of creativity and the tender fragility of human existence. It’s the kind of genre-defying book that is only possible at the intersection of the humanities—literature, history, philosophy—and STEM—science, technology, engineering and math. That’s why Indiana Humanities is pleased to welcome author Alan Lightman to Indianapolis to kick off our new thematic initiative Quantum Leap. Join us as we talk with Alan, author of many acclaimed books, plays... READ MORE