Salman Rushdie

 
Price on Salman Rushdie’s head continues to soar
Price on Salman Rushdie’s head continues to soar
Forty state-run media outlets in Iran have pooled together to raise $600 000 to add to the fatwa on writer Salman Rushdie, 27 years after...
Outspoken author thanks writers for aiding her release
Outspoken author thanks writers for aiding her release
A first-time novelist, asked to name authors she admires, tells her schoolgoing audience: Salman Rushdie. The pupils leave in dudgeon and in...
Writers rally around the author who dared to admire Rushdie
Writers rally around the author who dared to admire Rushdie
On Wednesday March 18, writer Zainub Priya Dala was violently attacked after she left her hotel during the Time of the Writer Festival in Durban. A...
Violent intimidation of writers must not be tolerated
Violent intimidation of writers must not be tolerated
On Wednesday March 18 author, Zainub Priya Dala was violently attacked as she left her hotel during the Time of the Writer Festival in Durban. A...
'Dala attackers enhance stereotype that Muslims are violent'
'Dala attackers enhance stereotype that Muslims are violent'
Zainub Priya Dala – whose debut novel What about Meera was due to be launched at the festival on Human Rights Day – was attacked...
Durban writer believes praise for Rushdie behind vicious attack
Durban writer believes praise for Rushdie behind vicious attack
Durban writer Zainub Priya Dala believes she was assaulted for expressing admiration for controversial novelist Salman Rushdie, her publisher said on...
Nkandla and The Satanic Verses
Nkandla and The Satanic Verses
In Salman Rushdie's The Satanic Verses, the story thread about "the messenger" – a transparent reference to the...
Rushdie: Twitter, Facebook would have raised fatwa danger
Rushdie: Twitter, Facebook would have raised fatwa danger
The writer, in Berlin to publicise his new account of the near decade he spent in hiding, said the campaign against his 1988 book The Satanic...
[Podcast]Salman Rushdie on his new memoir
[Podcast]Salman Rushdie on his new memoir
Listen to the full podcast of our exclusive interview with best selling author Salman Rushdie about his latest book 'Joseph Anton - A Memoir'.
Salman Rushdie on his memoir 'Joseph Anton'
Salman Rushdie on his memoir 'Joseph Anton'
It's 10.59am on Friday September 14. At the Mail & Guardian offices in Johannesburg, I’m in the editor's commandeered...
[Podcast]Salman Rushdie on his compelling new memoir
[Podcast]Salman Rushdie on his compelling new memoir
Listen to the full podcast of our exclusive interview with best selling author Salman Rushdie about his latest book Joseph Anton - A Memoir.