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Author Seth Fletcher: “Einstein’s Shadow”

Thursday, March 14, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

| Free

On Pi Day (which is also Albert Einstein’s 140th birthday), the author, chief features editor at Scientific American, speaks about his new book, “Einstein’s Shadow.”

The book follows a team of elite scientists on their historic mission to capture the first picture of a black hole, putting Einstein’s theory of relativity to its ultimate test and helping to answer our deepest questions about space, time, the origins of the universe, and the nature of reality.

Fletcher will be introduced by Scientific American Opinions editor Michael Lemonick.

Labyrinth Books will provide books for purchase and signing after the talk.

Details

Date:
Thursday, March 14
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.harpercollins.com/9780062312020/einsteins-shadow/

Venue

Community Room – First Floor
65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, 08542 United States
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Phone:
609-924-9529

Other

In-House Program Category
Author
Staff Contact
Kelsey Ockert
Setup Required
75 chairs, screen down
Summary
On Pi Day, the author, chief features editor at Scientific American, speaks about his new book, "Einstein's Shadow." The book follows a team of elite scientists on their historic mission to capture the first picture of a black hole, putting Einstein’s theory of relativity to its ultimate test and helping to answer our deepest questions about space, time, the origins of the universe, and the nature of reality.  Fletcher will be introduced by Scientific American Opinions editor Michael Lemonick. Labyrinth Books will provide books for purchase and signing after the talk.
Informational Website
https://www.harpercollins.com/9780062312020/einsteins-shadow/
Promotional Materials
Handbill (5.5 x 8.5)
Max Number of Attendees
75
Age Groups
Adult
Status of Post
P - Ready for M to Edit
Social Media
Yes