A modern classic, Einstein's Dreams is a fictional collage of stories dreamed by Albert Einstein.
Alan Lightman is a novelist, essayist, physicist, and educator. Currently, he is Adjunct Professor of Humanities at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He is married to Jean Greenblatt Lightman, a painter, and has two daughters, Elyse and Kara.
A magical, metaphysical realm...Captivating, enchanting, delightful - The New York TimesEndlessly fascinating. A beguiling inquiry into the not-at-all theoretical, utterly time-tangled, tragic and sublime nature of human life - The Boston GlobeLightman is an artist who paints with the notion of time - Los Angeles Times