Viewing of Salman Rushdie Documentary – Writing Under Death Threats
In recognition of banned books week, the Dunbar Free Library will be viewing the Salman Rushdie documentary, Writing Under Death Threats, on Friday, September 23rd at 3 PM. The viewing will be at the Dunbar Free Library.
Summary: In 1988, Salman Rushdie’s novel “The Satanic Verses” was published. A year later, Iran’s Ayatollah Khomeini issued a “fatwah,” or death sentence, against the British-Indian author. Now, Rushdie was critically injured after being attacked at a reading.
Free and open to the public.