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Salman Rushdie Memoir

Salman Rushdie: A Chance of Lasting

Louisiana Channel | Posted 11.15.2014 | Books
Louisiana Channel

"I feel very proud to be part of this resistance," says the acclaimed British writer Salman Rushdie reflecting on his book The Satanic Verses and the years of the fatwa. "Today people are much weaker. I wonder if such an act of collective solidarity would ever happen again."

Salman Rushdie and the Right to Offend

Carlo Strenger | Posted 11.26.2012 | World
Carlo Strenger

Salman Rushdie's memoir Joseph Anton rebels against the reduction of The Satanic Verses to an insult to Islam. I agree. But modern liberal democracies, freedom of thought and expression are impossible without the right to offend.

WATCH: Salman Rushdie Calls 'Innocence Of Muslims' Creator An 'A**hole'

Posted 09.19.2012 | Books

Last night Salman Rushdie was on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart to talk about his new memoir "Joseph Anton," the fatwa against him, and the goings o...

Salman Rushdie Announces Memoir About His Time In Hiding

Posted 04.12.2012 | Books

Salman Rushdie has written a memoir based on the time he spent hiding while under a fatwa that sentenced him to death in 1989. His novel "The Sata...

Salman Rushdie Memoir Coming In 2012

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

NEW YORK — A memoir by Salman Rushdie is coming in 2012. Random House, Inc. said Thursday it will release the book by the author best known for...

Salman Rushdie Memoir Coming

The New York Times | JULIE BOSMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Salman Rushdie is writing a memoir that will recount his years in hiding after the Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini ordered Muslims to kill him because of ...