Neuromancer | Study Guide

William Gibson

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Overview

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Author

William Gibson

Year Published

1984

Type

Novel

Genre

Science Fiction

Perspective and Narrator

Neuromancer is narrated by a third-person limited omniscient narrator who focuses largely on the main character, Case.

Tense

Neuromancer is narrated in the past tense.

About the Title

Neuromancer is the name of an artificial intelligence with which another artificial intelligence wishes to fuse. The name combines three ideas: neuro, referring to nerves; necromancy, bringing nerves back to life; and romance, weaving engaging stories.

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