Salman Rushdie

Salman Rushdie

Salman Rushdie says Donald Trump is “demolishing reality”

The U.S. president, says Rushdie, is "crazy like a fox," which has made his attacks on the concept of objective truth so effective
Padma Lakshmi in New York. (Trunk Archive)

Padma Lakshmi: Rushdie, racism & the ’girl thing’ no one mentions

Padma Lakshmi, the ’Top Chef’-judging, billionaire-dating former model, has written the über female celebrity memoir—frank, juicy and surprisingly radical
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The Bibliopod: Rushdie, Gillers, Purdy and TIFF

If you like our book reviews, you’ll love this podcast
Salman Rushdie Photograph by Geoffrey Knott

Salman Rushdie talks about his (sort of) optimistic new novel

Rushdie’s latest, ’Two Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights,’ is a meditation on the mutability of the world
Author Salman Rushdie gestures during an interview with Reuters in central London

For the record: Salman Rushdie on the Paris shooting

’Religions, like all other ideas, deserve criticism, satire, and, yes, our fearless disrespect,’ says the famous novelist.
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REVIEW: Joseph Anton

Book by Salman Rushdie
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The misfortune of an interesting life

Salman Rushdie spent almost a decade in hiding after Ayatollah Khomeini issued a fatwa against him
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Haunted by Satanic verses

The Kurdish translator of Salman Rushdie’s infamous book is under attack