In Conversation With Ian McEwan and Nan Talese

We recently sat down with Ian McEwan and his editor, Nan Talese, to discuss Ian’s new novel, Solar, as well as their creative partnership. In these exclusive videos, Ian and Nan talk writing, inspiration, and Atonement—plus, Ian discusses the many temptations of punditry.

Solar‘s Inspiration

The US Reaction to Solar

Writing Atonement

The Novelist as Commentator