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Film, "Midnight's Children": Salman Rushdie's Magic Baby Boom

"Midnight's Children": Salman Rushdie's Magic Baby Boom

Deepa Metha's Midnight's Children may have been better served by the miniseries format, allowing Salman Rushdie's sprawling source novel more room to breathe, but this fast-paced film adaptation gives it the ol' college try. Rushdie narrates and co-wrote the script,…
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News, The Snitch The Perils of Policing Facebook Pages

The Perils of Policing Facebook Pages

First it was the Islamic extremists. Now it's Mark Zuckerberg who is repressing Salman Rushdie. On Monday, Rushdie took to Twitter to complain that not only had Facebook shut down his page, apparently thinking it wasn't really his, but that…
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Culture, Stage Read On

Read On

Ever since the Ayatollah Khomeini heard about The Satanic Verses, and without reading the book laid a fatwa on the author's head in 1989, I've wanted to like Salman Rushdie. His essays are erudite and his interviews (when they happen)…
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Calendar, Halloween

REAL ASTROLOGY For An Unreal World

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Holiday alert! February 28 is Fat Tuesday, the climactic day of Mardi Gras. Traditionally, it's the occasion for one last big blowout binge before 40 days of austere self-denial. Nothing could be more in alignment with…
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