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Salman Rushdie

  1. fall preview 2019
    The Best and Biggest Books to Read This FallFrom Margaret Atwood, Zadie Smith, Salman Rushdie, and more.
  2. books
    The Man Booker Long List Includes Margaret Atwood’s Upcoming NovelAlongside Oyinkan Braithwaite’s My Sister, the Serial Killer.
  3. netflix
    Midnight’s Children to Be Adapted for NetflixThe award-winning Salman Rushdie novel will be made into a series.
  4. book adaptations
    Midnight’s Children Being Adapted As a Series for NetflixThe critically acclaimed novel came out in 1981.
  5. vulture lists
    7 Books You Need to Read This SeptemberEach month, Boris Kachka offers nonfiction and fiction book recommendations. You should read as many of them as possible.
  6. At Gala, PEN Doubles Down and Defends Itself“The defense rests,” executive director Suzanne Nossel said. “And for those who didn’t want to be here and didn’t feel comfortable, tout est pardonné.”
  7. man on the street
    Salman Rushdie Respects Twitter, Is Also Kind of Over It“Once, somebody tweeted at me, ‘Why wasn’t I tweeting about important things?’”
  8. profile
    Salman Rushdie Turns Screenwriter for Midnight’s Children“This is a very important book for me, it’s a book that actually gave me the confidence that I could be the writer I had hoped I could be.”
  9. vulture reads
    Your Sunday Long Reads: Ariel Pink, Salman Rushdie, and the Fate of Kim’s VideoAnother reason to stay indoors.
  10. Salman Rushdie Now Thinks Assassination Plot Made UpSays police wanted to keep him away from Indian literary festival.
  11. death threats
    Salman Rushdie Cancels India Appearance After Assassination Threats“Paid assassins from the Mumbai underworld may be on their way to Jaipur to ‘eliminate’ me.”
  12. poetry
    Here Is Salman Rushdie’s Limerick About Kim Kardashian“The marriage of poor kim #kardashian / was krushed like a kar in a krashian.”
  13. tweet tweet
    Salman Rushdie Is on Twitter“Who is your publisher?”
  14. salman rushdie
    Salman Rushdie Is Writing a TV ShowThe only thing that could make this weirder would be if Charlie Sheen were involved.
  15. books
    Salman Rushdie Writing Memoir About the Many Years People Were Trying to Kill HimAs a result of a 1989 fatwa against him.
  16. vulture recommends
    Check Out Vulture Recommends: Movie and Music Picks From Demetri Martin, the Walkmen, and Vulture CriticsGo find something to do, read, watch, hear, touch, or otherwise enjoy right this moment.
  17. the industry
    Industry Roundup: Kristen Bell to Stage-Mother a BallerinaPlus: Nightcrawler gets a dad.
  18. #context
    Does Salman Rushdie Think Mos Def Is Insane in a Good or Bad Way?He definitely thinks he’s insane.
  19. party chat
    Salman Rushdie on Casting the Midnight’s Children Movie“I happen to know [Dev Patel’s] people approached the production to express an interest.”
  20. chat room
    Director Deepa Mehta on ‘Heaven on Earth,’ Adapting Rushdie’s ‘Midnight’s Children,’ and the X-MenMehta spoke to Vulture from Toronto about Bollywood, Hollywood, magical realism, and the X-Men.
  21. news reel
    Salman Rushdie Calls John Sutherland ‘Chickenshit’ for Not Eating His BookFor what it’s worth, we agree completely.
  22. controversy
    Salman Rushdie on Team ‘Medina’Sherry Jones’s publisher was firebombed over her new novel; Salman Rushdie has some idea how this must feel.
  23. ranters and ravers
    John Sutherland Chickens Out, Will Not Eat His Copy of ‘The Enchantress of Florence’!Sutherland vowed to eat his copy of Rushdie’s novel if it didn’t win the Booker — and now he’s backing out!
  24. kudos
    Booker Prize Short List Announced!And Joseph O’Neill and Salman Rushdie aren’t on it!
  25. kudos
    Booker Prize Long List Announced; Can Anything Beat ‘Netherland’?Can anything beat the novel James Wood called ‘one of the most remarkable postcolonial books I have ever read’?
  26. kudos
    Salman Rushdie Wins the Best of the Booker AwardThe overwhelming favorite takes the prize.
  27. ranters and ravers
    Rushdie, Burroughs, Palahniuk: Whose ‘TBR’ Review Was the Worst?It was a busy week, apparently, for whichever intern is in charge of hatchet-sharpening duties at the ‘Times Book Review.’
  28. apropos of nothing
    The Three Musketeers Cut Up at PEN World Voices FestOn Friday, Salman Rushdie, Umberto Eco, and Mario Vargas Llosa read from their work and argued over which one is Aramis.
  29. news reel
    Salman Rushdie, Aspiring ActorJust how hard is Salman Rushdie trying to break into showbiz?
  30. tube junkie
    Scarlett Johansson’s Music Video Confirms: Her Album Is GoodThe video to “Falling Down” might as well be the sequel to ‘Lost in Translation’ — and we like it.
  31. news reel
    How Helen Hunt Got Salman Rushdie to Give Her a SonogramSo how did the author of ‘The Satanic Verses’ win the part of Hunt’s obstetrician in her new movie?
  32. the industry
    Michael Clarke Duncan to Beat the Crap Out of Some ComediansPlus: David Talbert, Usher, and Salman Rushdie!