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 Cancels Appearance at Jaipur Literary Festival Due to Assassination Threat (2012-01-21): Salman Rushdie canceled his trip to India due to an assassination threat.
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.