Renowned Author Salman Rushdie

Nov 13, 2013

11/13/13 - On the next Topical Currents we’ll hear from renowned author Salman Rushdie about what it was like to live in hiding for 9 years after being condemned to death by the Ayatollah Khomeini for his book “The Satanic Verses.”  Now living in the U.S. and no longer subject to a fatwa, Rushdie’s latest book, “Joseph Anton,” recounts what his life was like during those dark days.  Hear about it on the next Topical Currents,Wednesday at 1pm.

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