Zafar Rushdie, novelist

Zafar Rushdie, Salman Rushdie’s son, has written a book about his life during the years of Ayatollah Khomeini’s fatwa against his father. “I’ve had a slightly unique upbringing: bodyguards, bulletproof cars, guns, death threats and camera crews behind bushes,” he says. (Via TEV; here’s more from the younger Rushdie, circa 1999.)


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