The Book Show #1262 - Salman Rushdie

Sep 25, 2012

For nearly a decade, Salman Rushdie lived under the threat of death after the Ayatollah Khomeini issued a fatwā because of his novel, The Satanic Verses: A Novel. Now in his memoir, Joseph Anton , Rushdie reveals the story of his years in hiding, what he experienced – he uses the memoir as a chance to reclaim those stolen years.