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Time Traveling with James Gleick
Monday, October 17, 2016 @ 6:00 pm EDT
International best-selling author and science historian James Gleick discusses his career, the state of science journalism, and his newest book Time Travel: A History, which delves into the evolution of time travel in literature and science and the thin line between pulp fiction and modern physics. This Communications Forum event will be moderated by author and physicist Alan Lightman, the first professor at MIT to receive a joint appointment in the sciences and the humanities.
Moderator: Alan Lightman, Professor of the Practice of the Humanities at MIT and author of 15 books