William Gibson tells us all about his next novel, and the Neuromancer movie! [Updated]Charlie Jane Anders9/14/12 1:58pmFiled to: Io9 showWilliam GibsonCyberpunkBooksTopFb341EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalink This week on the io9 show, we speak to William Gibson, who tells us that the best way to write about the present is to write about the future — or the recent past. Gibson explains why he had to write three books about the present, before he could go back and create a super-weird future. He also tells us all about the Neuromancer movie — and drops some hints about his new, future-set novel.AdvertisementThis week, it's all about all things Gibson — including why he thought Neuromancer was a "ludicrously optimistic" movie. Update: Here's the complete unedited 30-minute version of our interview, for those who want more of Gibson's thoughts on science fiction and the universe:Want even more? You can subscribe to every strange and wonderful episode of the io9 show on YouTube.