David Leavitt

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An interview with me in the Italian newspaper La Repubblica.

On September 16th, I will be appearing with the Sicilian novelist Ottavio Cappellani at the Pordenonelegge Book Festival in Pordenone, Italy.

Yes, that really is me on the History Channel’s Ancient Aliens, talking about Alan Turing and Srinivasa Ramanujan. You can watch the episode here.

Look what Hannah’s mother has on her bedside table!

My essay “Turing and the Paranormal” appears in The Turing Guide, just published by Oxford University Press.

One of them is Martin Baumann; or, A Sure Thing.

Bloomsbury has published a new edition of this book with a beautiful new cover.

My interview in the New York Times Book Review’s “By the Book” series appears in the June 29th, 2014 issue.

I am one of Bob Mould’s favorite writers!

Codebreaker, the Channel 4 documentary about Alan Turing in which I am featured, is now available on DVD.

An essay I’ve written on Caravaggio appears in the September 2017 issue of Vogue Italia. Read it here in English and here in Italian.

My review of Julia Glass’ A House Among the Trees appears in the August 13th, 2017 issue.

My essay on Larry Kramer’s The American People has been published in The New Yorker’s Page Turner blog.

writes about The Man Who Knew Too Much on Hatrack.com.

An interview with me appears in the March 2014 issue of the Italian magazine Outsider.

What is your favorite National Book Critics’ Circle Award Finalist?

I talk about the Turing Problem with James Gleick and Janna Levin on NPR’s RadioLab.

I talk about Alan Turing’s centenary with Ira Flatow on NPR’s Science Friday.

I talk to the Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera about the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn DOMA.

I talk to Rob Trucks about turning fifty on McSweeney’s Internet Tendency.

Irene Keliher interviews me for Gulf Coast.