Notes on a paper of Mess
Published in Geometriae Dedicata, 2007
Recommended citation: Lars Andersson, Thierry Barbot, Riccardo Benedetti, Francesco Bonsante, William M. Goldman, François Labourie, Kevin P. Scannell, and Jean-Marc Schlenker. Notes on a paper of Mess. Geometriae Dedicata, 126(1):47–70, 2007. https://kevinscannell.com/files/intro.pdf
Abstract: These notes are a companion to the paper “Lorentz spacetimes of constant curvature” by Geoffrey Mess. That paper was written nearly 20 years ago and so we hope these notes will be useful as a guide to the literature that has appeared in the intervening years.
Link to Mess’s paper