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Here are the latest posts about Salman Rushdie on Writers Write:

  • Salman Rushdie is Writing Novel With Trump-Like Villain (2017-02-10): Salman Rushdie's next novel, The Golden House, takes aim at the Trump Administration, the Tea Party and the backlash against political correctness.

  • Salman Rushdie Writes Limerick About Kim Kardashian's Divorce (2011-11-02): And you thought The Satanic Verses was blasphemous.

  • Norway Offers Reward for Information in Assassination Attempt Against Publisher (2010-11-27): The Norwegian government has offered 500,000 Krone ($71,581.

  • Salman Rushdie Blasts Oscar-Nominated Films (2009-02-24): Salman Rushdie, who is currently teaching at Emory University in Atlanta, has slammed the books and story that were made into Oscar-nominated films, including Slumdog Millionaire, The Reader and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.

  • Salman Rushdie Snubbed By Man Booker Committee (2008-09-11): Literary circles are abuzz over the Man Booker's vicious snub of Salman Rushdie.

  • Salman Rushdie Criticizes Random House For Canceling Publication of The Jewel of Medina (2008-08-15): Sir Salman Rushdie has blasted his publisher Random House for canceling publication of The Jewel of Medina, the novel about the prophet Mohammad's child bride Aisha.

  • Publisher Delays Book About Salman Rushdie Over Lawsuit Threat (2008-08-06): The publisher has delayed production on a former policeman's memoirs after the threat of a lawsuit by Sir Salman Rushdie.

  • Sir Salman Rushdie Furious at Bodyguard's Tell All Memoir (2008-08-02): So when did Sir Salman Rushdie cross the line into tabloid fixture rather than literary figure? When the fatwa calling for his death was issued? When he married, then got a divorce from Padma Lakshmi? When he was knighted? When his romantic exploits were avidly chronicled? Well, Sir Salman has just endured another celebrity rite of passage: a former bodyguard - Ron Evans - is writing a tell-all book about him.

  • Salman Rushdie Receives Knighthood (2008-06-26): Salman Rushdie was awarded a knighthood by Queen Elizabeth.

  • Salmam Rushdie and Padma Lakshmi Divorcing (2007-07-03): Sir Salman Rushdie is becoming quite the tabloid fixture.

  • Salman Rushdie Quiet In Face of Suicide Bombing Threats (2007-06-25): Sir Salman Rushdie hasn't said much after being recently knighted.

  • Salman Rushdie Discusses Extremism (2005-09-08): The Independent interviews Salman Rushdie the day after the videotape emerged that the London suicide bomber made in which he spoke with a British accent and tried to justify his actions.