WorldViews: Salman Rushdie


Posted at 12:16 PM ET, 02/09/2012

Saudi blogger’s tweets about prophet Muhammad stir Islamists to call for his execution

Hamza Kashgari tweeted that he would not pray to the prophet Muhammad.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  12:16 PM ET, 02/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Saudi Arabia, Twitter, Hamza Kashgari, Salman Rushdie

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 01/10/2012

Salman Rushdie’s visit to Jaipur festival protested by Islamic clerics

Salman Rushdie has said he will attend the Jaipur literature festival in late January, despite efforts from Islamic clerics to keep him from entering India.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  09:01 AM ET, 01/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, India, Salman Rushdie, Jaipur Literature Festival

Posted at 01:15 PM ET, 10/17/2011

Occupy Writers: Lemony Snicket on the protests; Salman Rushdie visits OWS

Salman Rushdie visits OWS; other authors write in their support.

By Melissa Bell  |  01:15 PM ET, 10/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Occupy Wall Street, Occupy Writers, Salman Rushdie, Francis Prose