Ian McEwan’s Machines Like Me: a science-fiction soap opera that might be hard to compute

//Ian McEwan’s Machines Like Me: a science-fiction soap opera that might be hard to compute

Ian McEwan’s Machines Like Me: a science-fiction soap opera that might be hard to compute

Machines Like Me by Ian McEwan Random House 3.5/5 stars “Nearly everything I’ve read in world literature describes varieties of human failure – of under­standing, of reason, of wisdom, of proper sym­pa­thies. Failures of cognition, honesty, kindness, self-aware­ness; superb depictions of murder, cruelty, greed, stupidity, self-delusion, above all, profound misunder­standings of others.” This succinct literary history is delivered halfway through Machines Like Me, Ian McEwan’s 15th novel. The…

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