Kazuo Ishiguro’s “A Village After Dark”

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    https://soundcloud.com/hazlittmag/the-arcade-episode-51-with-kazuo-ishiguro

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    https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2021/03/08/kazuo-ishiguro-uses-artificial-intelligence-to-reveal-the-limits-of-our-own

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    https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m000qxm4

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