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Imaginary Homelands: Essays and Criticism, 1981-1991
Imaginary Homelands: Essays and Criticism, 1981-1991
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BOOK DETAILS

  • Paperback
  • May.01.1992
  • 9780140140361
  • Penguin Group, Inc.

Salman gives an overview of the book:

Rushdie here is at his most candid, impassioned, and incisive—an important and moving record of one writer’s intellectual and personal odyssey. These seventy-five essays demonstrate Rushdie’s range and prophetic vision, as he focuses on his fellow writers, on films, and on the mine-strewn ground of race, politics, and religion.
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Rushdie here is at his most candid, impassioned, and incisive—an important and moving record of one writer’s intellectual and personal odyssey. These seventy-five essays demonstrate Rushdie’s range and prophetic vision, as he focuses on his fellow writers, on films, and on the mine-strewn ground of race, politics, and religion.

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About Salman

Salman Rushdie was born in Bombay (now Mumbai) on June 19th, 1947. He went to school in Bombay and at Rugby in England, and read History at King's College, Cambridge, where he joined the Cambridge Footlights theatre company. After graduating, he lived with his family who had...

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