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Rebecca Newberger Goldstein

Author, Betraying Spinoza

November 1, 2007
33 minutes
Rebecca Newberger Goldstein


Rebecca Newberger Goldstein is a philosopher and novelist. She is the author of eight books, including the novels The Mind-Body Problem and Properties of Light: A Novel of Love, Betrayal and Quantum Physics. Her last two books were non-fiction: Incompleteness: The Proof and Paradox of Kurt Godel and Betraying Spinoza. She has received many awards for her fiction and scholarship, including a MacArthur, and is currently at work on a novel.


Books by Rebecca Newberger Goldstein:

36 Arguments for the Existence of God: A Work of Fiction The Mind-Body Problem Betraying Spinoza: The Renegade Jew Who Gave Us Modernity