Author: Salman Rushdie
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks; 1st THUS edition (September 10, 2013)
Category: Politics & Government
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Published in the United States by Random House, an imprint of The Random House Publishing Group, a division of Random House, In. New York. I inform the proud Muslim people of the world that the author of the ‘Satanic Verses’ book, which is against Islam, the Prophet and the Qur’an, and all those involved in its publication who were aware of its content, are sentenced to death. I ask all the Muslims to execute them wherever they find them.
Up front: I am a huge fan of Salman Rushdie’s writing. You know that question that’s asked every year, which writer who hasn’t yet won should be awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature? Rushdie is one of the writers on my list.
Joseph-Anton HC Knopf 9780307401366. Joseph Anton is a splendid book, the finest new memoir to cross my desk in many a year. Joseph Anton (Spanish). Joseph Anton (Brazilian). Some may complain that, at more than 600 pages, it is too long, but it never seemed so to m. o the contrary, the length of the book, and its wealth of quotidian detail, serve to draw the reader into the life that Rushdie was forced to lead, to make his isolation and fear palpable. Jonathan Yardley, The Washington Post. Thoughtful and astute.
Salman Rushdie’s memoir is many books in one book
Salman Rushdie’s memoir is many books in one book. It’s a personal story that takes place at the center of an international crisis: the Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini’s 1989 denunciation of the author’s fourth novel, The Satanic Verses, as a work of blasphemy against Islam, and his call for Rushdie’s death. It’s a portrait of the artist as a young man that describes his influences, obsessions and ambitions as well as his rise in the publishing world.
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Because what happened to Salman Rushdie was the first act of a drama that is still unfolding somewhere in the world every da. raise for Joseph Anton A harrowing, deeply felt and revealing document: an autobiographical mirror o. .
Because what happened to Salman Rushdie was the first act of a drama that is still unfolding somewhere in the world every da. raise for Joseph Anton A harrowing, deeply felt and revealing document: an autobiographical mirror of the big, philosophical preoccupations that have animated Mr. Rushdie’s work throu. Random House Publishing Group, 18 сент. NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY San Francisco Chronicle, Newsweek/The Daily Beast, The Seattle Times, The Economist, Kansas City Star, BookPage.
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Joseph Anton was the alias that Salman Rushdie chose (a combination taken from Conrad and Chekhov) when he was in hiding, after being "sentenced to death" after publication of "The Satanic Verses". On a sunny morning in London in 1989, a few months after the book had been published, a call from a BBC reporter changed his life. How does it feel to know that you have been sentenced to death by the Ayatollah Khomeini?" she asked. With those few words, everything changed for him forever
Joseph Anton: A Memoir is an autobiographical book by the British Indian writer, Salman Rushdie. It was published in September 2012 by Random House.
Joseph Anton: A Memoir is an autobiographical book by the British Indian writer, Salman Rushdie. Rushdie used "Joseph Anton" as a pseudonym while in hiding following the fatwa that had been issued by Ayatollah Khomeini, the spiritual and political leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran, in the midst of criticism by some Muslims and a widespread controversy over Rushdie's novel The Satanic Verses (1988).