Our speaker, Alan Lightman, theoretical physicist and novelist, will read selections from his novel "Mr g,,". Mr g, is a fictional yet scientifically accurate creation story, as told by god. Alan Lightman is author of Einstein's Dreams as well as other novels, collections of essays and books on science.
Our morning also includes a Humanistic Service and children's Sunday school. Families and Individuals are welcome to visit. For more information, firstname.lastname@example.org.
In Mr. Lightman's novel Mr g, first comes time, space, and matter. Then stars, planets, animate matter, consciousness, and finally, intelligent beings with moral dilemmas. Mr g is all powerful but not all knowing and does much of his invention by trial and error. Mr g is a stunningly imaginative work that celebrates the tragic and joyous nature of existence on the grandest possible scale. Q & A will following the reading.