Salman Rushdie

It wasn’t until this past Commencement, when Salman Rushdie was escorted by an armored vehicle with armed cohort, that I finally understood why the man won’t go anywhere without an entourage. I marveled from the School of Theology as they ...

A panel of university professors, including Emory Distinguished Professor Salman Rushdie, discussed the human rights of those with disabilities at a panel on Tuesday afternoon (Feb. 24). Rushdie, Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at Stony Brook University Eva Kittay and Emory ...

Last week, the University announced Salman Rushdie as this year’s Commencement speaker. While Rushdie is a world-renowned novelist, and we appreciate the opportunity to hear him speak, we take issue with the process by which the University chose him. We ...

Salman Rushdie, renowned author and University Distinguished Professor, will deliver the keynote address to Emory University’s Class of 2015 at this year’s Commencement ceremony on May 11. College Dean Robin Forman made the announcement during Rushdie’s final public lecture as ...

Salman Rushdie, a world-renowned author and University Distinguished Professor, returned to Emory on Sunday evening (Feb. 15) to deliver his final public lecture as an Emory faculty member in Glenn Memorial Auditorium. The lecture, hosted by the College of Arts ...

There is a movement taking place within the liberal camp (I say as an insider and card-carrying Democrat) where in our attempts to be inclusive and open-minded we have become our own sort of bigots. “It’s now very common to ...

What does a Japanese movie from the ’50s have to do with “Star Wars”? University Distinguished Professor at Emory University Salman Rushdie and members of the Emory faculty had a lot to say about the connection during a panel discussion ...