Rebecca Goldstein discusses the meanings of “matter”, philosophy in science, the hard problem of consciousness, and her decades of experience as a fiction and non-fiction writer.

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Rebecca Newberger Goldstein is a novelist and Professor of Philosophy. She has written ten books, a number of short stories and essays, and biographical studies of mathematician Kurt Gödel and philosopher Baruch Spinoza.

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