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William Gibson - Interviews & Non-fiction
A collection of online interviews & non-fiction of William Gibson, to celebrate his latest (and first non-fiction) book "Distrust That Particular Flavor"
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How William Gibson Coined “Cyberspace”

How William Gibson Coined “Cyberspace” | William Gibson - Interviews & Non-fiction | Scoop.it
The moment when fragments of reality were "mushed together" to describe a new realm.
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Excerpt from NYPL conversation with Paul Holdengräber, 2013

 

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Here's the Shiny Cover of William Gibson's New Novel!

Here's the Shiny Cover of William Gibson's New Novel! | William Gibson - Interviews & Non-fiction | Scoop.it
With this exclusive io9 reveal, at last we've got a solid glimpse of William Gibson's long-awaited novel, The Peripheral, coming out October 28. This is the first time in two decades that the author of Neuromancer has written a book set in the far future.
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'The Peripheral' is coming...

'The Peripheral' is coming... | William Gibson - Interviews & Non-fiction | Scoop.it
Manuscript porn http://t.co/YgooPZiCr3
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Modern boys and mobile girls - by William Gibson

For sci-fi author William Gibson, Japan has been a lifelong inspiration. Here, the writer who coined the phrase 'cyberspace', explains why no other country comes closer to the future... or makes better toothpaste.
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Already included in "Distrust That Particular Flavor"...

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New Book: Conversations with William Gibson

New Book: Conversations with William Gibson | William Gibson - Interviews & Non-fiction | Scoop.it
New Book│Conversations with William Gibson is now available from UPM
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Watch William Gibson read from his brand new science fiction novel

Watch William Gibson read from his brand new science fiction novel | William Gibson - Interviews & Non-fiction | Scoop.it

Legendary author William Gibson appeared at the New York Public Library on April 19, 2013 and he read the first couple pages from his futuristic new novel, The Peripheral. Check out the first chapter, "The Gone Haptics." That amazing prose just sticks to your mind.

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From last year's appearance, but good refresh as we approach the publication day of 'The Peripheral' (Oct 2014).

 

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William Gibson | ARTonAIR.org

William Gibson | ARTonAIR.org | William Gibson - Interviews & Non-fiction | Scoop.it
With Neuromancer, William Gibson introduced the world to cyberspace and science fiction has never been the same. In this program the author is interviewed by author and editorial writer for the New York Times Brent Staples.
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An old (Jan 2006) radio interview of Bill...

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LifeProAdvices: William Gibson

LifeProAdvices: William Gibson | William Gibson - Interviews & Non-fiction | Scoop.it
William Gibson http://t.co/ZDTlNuktXK
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William Gibson on Thomas Pynchon's 'Bleeding Edge' book trailer

William Gibson on Thomas Pynchon's 'Bleeding Edge' book trailer | William Gibson - Interviews & Non-fiction | Scoop.it
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According to Bill, 'Absolutely the best novel trailer so far in the history of the world'

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William Gibson REALLY liked Pacific Rim - io9

William Gibson REALLY liked Pacific Rim - io9 | William Gibson - Interviews & Non-fiction | Scoop.it

A ravishing display of intelligent, often wonderfully witty visual design, every frame alive with coherent language, in the service of what is at heart a children's story.

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William Gibson interview is fine - Boing Boing

William Gibson interview is fine - Boing Boing | William Gibson - Interviews & Non-fiction | Scoop.it

The Paris Review has at long-last run its amazing interview with William Gibson on the Web. I've read a lot of interviews with Gibson and even conducted some, and this is one of the finer ones.

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cyberpunk and cigarettes. an interview with William Gibson.

"cyberpunk and cigarettes. an interview with William Gibson" - 1990 interview recovered from VHS video in 2013

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WILLIAM GIBSON | Live at The New York Public Library (audio) - April 19, 2013

WILLIAM GIBSON | Live at The New York Public Library (audio) - April 19, 2013 | William Gibson - Interviews & Non-fiction | Scoop.it
 

William Gibson is the author of ten books, including, most recently, the New York Times-bestselling trilogy Zero History, Spook Country and Pattern Recognition.
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"All in all, it was an incredible, rare night of intimate moments with one of the brightest minds in SF, impossible to fully capture and catalog. One walked away more aware of “the strata of time,” the slow retreat of the past, the brevity of futurism turning one generation’s magical tech into next decade’s dusty joke. All of these moments, like, well, like tears in rain..."

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William Gibson on 'Zero History' with Cory Doctorow for IQ2

http://www.intelligencesquared.com/events/william-gibson-on-zero-history for full video

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Gibson on modern Japan & cyberpunk

Gibson on modern Japan & cyberpunk | William Gibson - Interviews & Non-fiction | Scoop.it
William Gibson. Time International, 30 April 2001.
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where "modern" means of 2001...

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An Interview With William Gibson - California Literary Review (2007)

An Interview With William Gibson - California Literary Review (2007) | William Gibson - Interviews & Non-fiction | Scoop.it
@Worthless_Bums http://t.co/zmvDYJPcJk The interview is from 2007 but I enjoyed everything he had to say.
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Not new, but highly enjoyable...

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Back to the Future : The 78 Project - by William Gibson (March 10 2014)

Back to the Future : The 78 Project - by William Gibson (March 10 2014) | William Gibson - Interviews & Non-fiction | Scoop.it

I have enormous admiration for everyone who put The 78 Project together. It’s one of the most intriguing contemporary approaches to technology I know of, and one that bodes well for its century and our future. More like this, please.

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William Gibson on "Atemporality"

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Via Twitter (he even mentions Tom Waits!)

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William Gibson on Learning to Induce Cognitive Dissonance In Texts & Life ...*

William Gibson on Learning to Induce Cognitive Dissonance In Texts & Life ...* | William Gibson - Interviews & Non-fiction | Scoop.it
"Coming up with a word like neuromancer is something that would earn you a really fine vacation if you worked in an ad agency. It was a kind of booby-trapped portmanteau that contained considerable...
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William Gibson reflects on the era of broadcast television.

William Gibson reflects on the era of broadcast television. | William Gibson - Interviews & Non-fiction | Scoop.it
Author William Gibson spoke with The Paris Review about how he writes (no notes, just bang out that first sentence and go, revising everything from the beginnin
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Gibson on meeting (or even attempting to meet) Pynchon

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I was actually expecting a "not/not" answer, but alas...

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Scan of a 1985 William Gibson interview in Heavy Metal

Scan of a 1985 William Gibson interview in Heavy Metal | William Gibson - Interviews & Non-fiction | Scoop.it
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"Michael Jackson will go flat fucking crazy eventually - and labial pink" - William Gibson had said, back in 1985...

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William Gibson Quotes at BrainyQuote.com

William Gibson Quotes at BrainyQuote.com | William Gibson - Interviews & Non-fiction | Scoop.it
"Generation X is dead.It has come to mean anyone aged 13 to 55 years old." - William Gibson quotes from BrainyQuote.com (William Gibson Quotes - BrainyQuote Mobile http://t.co/pYS6wtaGyY via @BrainyQuote)...
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How did William Gibson really feel about Blade Runner? - io9

How did William Gibson really feel about Blade Runner? - io9 | William Gibson - Interviews & Non-fiction | Scoop.it
How did William Gibson really feel about Blade Runner?
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There's an especially great section where he talks about what his cyberpunk classic Neuromancer shares with Blade Runner.
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WILLIAM GIBSON | Live at The New York Public Library (video) - April 19, 2013

WILLIAM GIBSON | Live at The New York Public Library (video) - April 19, 2013 | William Gibson - Interviews & Non-fiction | Scoop.it
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