“Novels ripe with tension, concealment and violence as well as moments of love and perfect formal resolution. But when the marriage of men and women to machines is complete, this literature will be redundant because we’ll understand each other too well. We’ll inhabit a community of minds to which we have immediate access. Connectivity will be such that individual nodes of the subjective will emerge into an ocean of thought, of which our Internet is the crude precursor.”
— IAN McEWAN from ‘Machines Like Me And People Like You’ (2019)
…that being the gestalt I seek, or the wi-fi that aLiENS will one day use to infect us all? Are already doing so?
My review in 2019:
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