Thalia Book Club: Salman Rushdie's Joseph Anton
Until Mon Oct 22 2012
Photograph: Beowulf Sheehan
Time Out says
Posted: Thu Mar 15 2012
Even average Americans know a little something about Salman Rushdie’s history: He was the target of a fatwa issued by the Ayatollah Khomeini for his book, The Satanic Verses, in the late ’80s. In a revealing new memoir Joseph Anton, Rushdie discusses the nine years that followed the announcement, which he spent moving from place to place under police protection.