Monthly Archives: October 2017

My Interview with Nobel Prize Winner Kazuo Ishiguro

Novelist Kazuo Ishiguro just won the Nobel Prize for Literature and back in 2015 he stopped by the Wall Street Journal to talk to me for a video interview. Our discussion was a wide-ranging one, covering his new fantasy-influenced book “The Buried Giant” as well as his classic novel “The Remains of the Day.” You can watch clips from the interview below.
Ishiguro on his storytelling influences:

Ishiguro on “The Remains of the Day”:

Ishiguro in conversation at the WSJ Cafe in London:

Ishiguro reads from his work:

Andrew McAfee on the Future of Artificial Intelligence

McAfee1 I had an on-stage discussion for The Wall Street Journal with author and MIT research scientist Andrew McAfee about artificial intelligence, the future of work, and his new book “Machine Platform Crowd” at Daniel restaurant in New York City. The talk took place on September 28, and the audience featured C-Suite executives who seemed particularly interested in how AI might affect the quality and quantity of jobs available to their workers in the future.