Ian McEwan on Machines Like Me
Bestselling author Ian McEwan discusses his latest novel, 'Machines Like Me', with Erica Wagner.
The Times and The Sunday Times Forum, Cheltenham
Saturday 12th October, 2019 @ 10:30 am
- In Conversation
- Questions & Answers
About the Event
The master storyteller behind Atonement, On Chesil Beach and The Children Act joins Erica Wagner to discuss Machines Like Me, his subversive new novel that poses fundamental questions about what makes us human and whether machines can ever understand the human heart.
About the Book
Publication date:18 Apr 2019
**THE NUMBER ONE BESTSELLER**Britain has lost the Falklands war, Margaret Thatcher battles Tony Benn for power and Alan Turing achieves a breakthrough in artificial intelligence. This near-perfect human is beautiful, strong and clever - a love triangle soon forms.