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PBS NewsHour | Salman Rushdie Writes Novelistically About His Own Life | PBS

Duration: 08:02
Program: PBS NewsHour #10470
Broadcast Date: Oct. 8, 2012

In his new memoir, Salman Rushdie recounts, in the third person, his upbringing as a secular muslim trying to understand his religion, as well as living under fatwa, a period when he says he discovered his own resilience. Jeffrey Brown talks to the author about recent clashes over free speech and Islamic ideology.

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Post Date: October 8, 2012