W as Albert Einstein racist? We might look on it now with dismay, but to label it racism is to indulge a presentism that achieves nothing except making us feel superior. Perhaps it is better to ask where that image comes from. We should first recognize that Einstein barely saw China at all: he only stopped briefly in Shanghai and Hong Kong. Einstein clearly did so, though Rosenkranz doubts it amounted to anything like a full-blown and coherent racist ideology. All three are seen as distinctive, characterful and preternaturally smart men with an endearing playfulness and a readiness to not take themselves too seriously.
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Introduction Ten years ago at the AAAS, Dennis Overbye, author of the classic Lonely Hearts of the Cosmos , found himself on a rainy Sunday afternoon in an auditorium watching a handful of historians and physicists arguing about whether Einstein's first wife Mileva had actually invented relativity. This was an eye opener to him, to put it mildly. He was astounded that there could be any mystery about either the origin of relativity or about Einstein's life.