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Salman Rushdie

Novelist, Critic (born 19-Jun-1947)


Shabbir Akhtar. Be Careful with Muhammad! The Salman Rushdie Affair. Bellew Publishing. 1989. 136pp.

Lisa Appignanesi; Sara Maitland (editors). The Rushdie File. Fourth Estate. 1989. 258pp.

John Clement Ball. Satire and the Postcolonial Novel: V. S. Naipaul, Chinua Achebe, Salman Rushdie. Routledge. 2003. 224pp.

Mita Banerjee. The Chutneyfication of History: Salman Rushdie, Michael Ondaatje, Bharati Mukherjee and the Postcolonial Debate. C. Winter. 2002. 314pp.

Timothy Brennan. Salman Rushdie and the Third World: Myths of the Nation. St. Martin's Press. 1989. 203pp.

Pradyumna S. Chauhan (editor). Salman Rushdie Interviews: A Sourcebook of His Ideas. Greenwood Press. 2001. 320pp.

Roger Y. Clark. Stranger Gods: Salman Rushdie's Other Worlds. McGill-Queen's University Press. 2001. 224pp.

Dan Cohn-Sherbok (editor). The Salman Rushdie Controversy in Interreligious Perspective. Edwin Mellen Press. 1990. 151pp.

Catherine Cundy. Salman Rushdie. Manchester University Press. 1997. 137pp.

M. D. Fletcher (editor). Reading Rushdie: Perspectives on the Fiction of Salman Rushdie. Rodopi. 1994. 400pp.

Madelena Gonzalez. Fiction After the Fatwa: Salman Rushdie and the Charm of Catastrophe. Rodopi. 2005. 266pp.

D. C. R. A. Goonetilleke. Salman Rushdie. Macmillan. 1998. 168pp.

Michael Gorra. After Empire: Scott, Naipaul, Rushdie. University of Chicago Press. 1997. 207pp.

James Harrison. Salman Rushdie. Twayne. 1992. 148pp.

Sabrina Hassumani. Salman Rushdie: A Postmodern Reading of His Major Works. Fairleigh Dickinson University Press. 2002. 154pp.

Neil Ten Kortenaar. Self, Nation, Text in Salman Rushdie's Midnight's Children. McGill-Queen's University Press. 2004. 317pp.

Joel Kuortti. The Salman Rushdie Bibliography: A Bibliography of Salman Rushdie's Work and Rushdie Criticism. Peter Lang. 1997. 241pp.

Steve MacDonogh. The Rushdie Letters: Freedom to Speak, Freedom to Write. University of Nebraska Press. 1993. 189pp. In Association with Article 19.

Rajeshwar Mittapalli; Joel Kuortti (editors). Salman Rushdie: New Critical Insights. Atlantic Publishers & Distributors. 2003. 458pp.

Daniel Pipes. The Rushdie Affair: The Novel, the Ayatollah, and the West. Transaction Publishers. 2003. 303pp.

Peter Priskil. Salman Rushdie: Portrait of a Poet. Ahriman-Verlag. 2000. 224pp.

Mohit K. Ray; Rama Kundu (editors). Salman Rushdie: Critical Essays. Atlantic Publishers & Distributors. 2006. 400pp.

Michael R. Reder (editor). Conversations with Salman Rushdie. University Press of Mississippi. 2000. 238pp.

Gregory J. Rubinson. The Fiction of Rushdie, Barnes, Winterson, and Carter: Breaking Cultural and Literary Boundaries in the Work of Four Postmodernists. McFarland. 2005. 228pp.

Malise Ruthven. A Satanic Affair: Salman Rushdie and the Rage of Islam. Chatto & Windus. 1990. 184pp.

Ziauddin Sardar; Merryl Wyn Davies. Distorted Imagination: Lessons from the Rushdie Affair. Grey Seal Books. 1990. 303pp.

Norbert Schürer. Salman Rushdie's Midnight's Children: A Reader's Guide. Continuum International Publishing Group. 2004. 101pp.

Andrew Teverson. Salman Rushdie. Manchester University Press. 2007. 259pp.

William J. Weatherby. Salman Rushdie: Sentenced to Death. Carroll & Graf. 1990. 258pp.


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  7. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1275)

  8. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.208)

  9. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.897)

  10. Public Intellectuals: A Study in Decline (p.203)

  11. The International Who's Who 2001 (p.1334)

  12. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.434)

  13. Britannica Almanac 2006 (p.103)

  14. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.24)

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