Salman Rushdie's Bewilderment at Snapchat Inspired Him to Write Science Fiction

Salman Rushdie is getting a lot of buzz for his fantastical new novel Two Years, Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights. And talking to the New York Times, he says he’s always loved science fiction—but he was inspired to try the genre now because of a sense that the world is turning upside down. »9/09/15 5:52pm9/09/15 5:52pm

First Trailer for the Movie of Salman Rushdie's "Unfilmable" Midnight's Children

Will Salman Rushdie's Booker Prize-winning novel Midnight's Children become a satisfying film? When we posted some clips from the film adaptation a while back, commenter Michael_GR responded, "Not sure what to think about this. Midnight Children should be impossible to film (could have been a 10-hour miniseries,… »10/19/12 5:30pm10/19/12 5:30pm

History and telepathy collide in the first clips from Salman Rushdie's Midnight's Children

Salman Rushdie's magical realist novel Midnight's Children is one of the most award-winning books of all time, getting not just the Booker Prize but the Booker of Bookers. And now it's becoming a movie from Deepa Mehta, director of the acclaimed elements trilogy. You can check out a brand new sneak clip of Mehta's… »9/04/12 9:20am9/04/12 9:20am