Jimena Canales on Einstein's Influence


Today kicks off a series of Einstein features Princeton University Press will be running on the blog to celebrate the 100th anniversary of The General Theory of Relativity. Over the next few days, there will be a series of posts by prominent scientists and scholars on how Einstein influenced their lives and careers. The series is called #ThanksEinstein, and includes pieces by Jimena Canales, Alice Calaprice, Jürgen Renn, Katherine Freese, among others.

Here is the link to the first post, a piece by Jimena Canales, a “once reluctant Einstein scholar,” and author of The Physicist and the Philosopher:


#ThanksEinstein image courtesy of the official Albert Einstein Facebook page.