Sweet Tooth: A Novel about an undercover agent who contracts with a writer (through a foundation) ostensibly to sponsor his talent but really with the hopes that he would spread democracy through his writing. In other words, fighting the soft cold war.
Steven Pinker on Good Writing, with Ian McEwan Steven Pinker is one of the world’s leading authorities on language, mind and human nature. A professor of psychology at Harvard, he is the bestselling author of eight books and regularly appears in lists of the world’s top 100 thinkers. Ian McEwan, one of Britain’s most acclaimed novelists, who has frequently explored the common ground between art and science.