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Kazuo Ishiguro draws on his songwriting past to write novels about the future

The Nobel Prize-winning novelist explains how he honed his craft earlier in his career. His book, Klara and the Sun, is set in the future and has an A.I. narrator. Originally published March 17, 2021.


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