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Rushdie in wonderland

fairytaleness in Salman Rushdie"s fiction

by Justyna Deszcz-Tryhubczak

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Published by Peter Lang in Frankfurt am Main, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rushdie, Salman -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Fairy tales in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-199).

    StatementJustyna Deszcz.
    SeriesEuropean University Studies. Series XIV, Anglo-Saxon language and literature -- v. 405 = -- Europäische Hochschulschriften. Reihe XIV, Angelsächsische Sprache und Literatur -- Bd. 405, Europäische Hochschulschriften -- Bd. 405.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6068.U757 Z6145 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination199 p. ;
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22594624M
    ISBN 103631520808

    Set in an exotic Eastern landscape peopled by magicians and fantastic talking animals, Salman Rushdie's classic children's novel Haroun and the Sea of Stories inhabits the same imaginative space as Gulliver's Travels, Alice in Wonderland, and The Wizard of Oz. In this captivating adaptation for the stage, Haroun sets out on an adventure to restore the poisoned source of the sea of stories.4/5(42). Shelves: non-fiction, memoir, , books-about-books, book-club-mary-who On February 14 , Salman Rushdie got a call asking how he felt about being sentenced to death. The call was from a journalist who told him that the Ayatollah Khomeini has put a fatwa on him/5(K).

    by Salman Rushdie This brilliant collection, edited by the award-winning and perenniallyprovocative Salman Rushdie, boasts a 'magnificent array' (LibraryJournal) of voices both new and Rushdie at the helm,the edition.   Salman Rushdie, c. Well, he partially uses the short article in the January issue of Vanity Fair to plug his own children’s books, but his reverence for Looking Glass is genuine: By the time Lewis Carroll wrote Through the Looking-­Glass, in — years ago this month—Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland () was already a.

      Alice in Wonderland, Lewis Carroll Flight Without End, Joseph Roth Hunger, Knut Hamsun A Book of Memories, Péter Nádas The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, Muriel Spark A House for Mr. Biswas, V. S. Naipaul Midnight’s Children, Salman Rushdie Waiting for the Barbarians, J. M. Coetzee Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Edward Albee.   This novel is  very rich and dense, while adding some clapbacks to all of the references in pop-culture, making us feel like Alice in Wonderland and Pinocchios. Rushdie turns to our cultural age to describe it as “The Age of Anything Can Happen”, no truer .


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Salman Rushdie’s newest novel The Golden House is a modern American epic set against the panorama of contemporary politics and culture—a hurtling, page-turning mystery that is equal parts The Great Gatsby and The Bonfire of the Vanities. On the day. The boy begins to climb, but as Rushdie wrote in an essay for The New Yorker inhe has forgotten what came next, and the story was lost somewhere in his family’s travels.

“I remember what. The Rushdie affair was the opening chapter in a new unhappy book of modern history. The issues haven't gone away. For some of us, one.

The Satanic Verses controversy, also known as the Rushdie Affair, was the heated and frequently violent reaction of Muslims to the publication of Salman Rushdie's novel The Satanic Verses, which was first published in the United Kingdom in and inspired in part by the life of Muslims accused Rushdie of blasphemy or unbelief and in the Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini of Iran.

Haroun and the Sea of Stories is a children's book by Salman was Rushdie's fifth novel, following The Satanic is a phantasmagorical story that begins in a city so old and ruinous that it has forgotten its name.

This is Rushdie's second book for younger readers. His first was Haroun and the Sea of Stories, published for his older son Zafar at the start of the dark decade Rushdie spent under the fatwa.

Set in an exotic Eastern landscape peopled by magicians and fantastic talking animals, Salman Rushdie's classic children's novel Haroun and the Sea of Stories inhabits the same imaginative space as Gulliver's Travels, Alice in Wonderland, and The Wizard of Oz.4/5(K).

Peopled by magicians and fantastic talking animals, Salman Rushdie's classic children's novel Haroun and the Sea of Stories inhabits the same imaginative space as Gulliver's Travels, Alice in Wonderland, and The Wizard of Oz.

Thomas Kullmann (Göttingen) Eastern and Western Story-Telling in Salman Rushdie's Haroun and the Sea of Stories. In Salman Rushdie published a children's book entitled Haroun and the Sea of title alludes to two outstanding Eastern collections of stories: the Indian Kathasaritsagara ("Ocean of the Streams of Story"; e.g.

Bechert 65), and the Arabian Nights who feature. Salman Rushdie reviews Lewis Carroll's "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" and "Through the Looking-Glass," J.M. Barrie's "Peter Pan," J.R.R. Tolkien's "The Lord of the Rings," Philip Pulman's "The.

Mr. Wylie said the novel, written while Mr. Rushdie has been in hiding, ''is a children's book only in the way 'Alice In Wonderland' is a children's book.'' It is intended to be read by people of.

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Rushdie's novels include Grimus, Midnight’s Children, Shame, The Satanic Verses, Haroun and the Sea of Stories, The Moor’s Last Sigh, The Ground Beneath Her Feet, Fury, Shalimar the Clown, The Enchantress of Florence, Luka and the Fire of Life, Two Years, Eight Months, and Twenty-Eight Nights, and The Golden House – and one collection of short stories: East, West.

By: Salman Rushdie In spite of whispering, he was overheard by many of the people now crowding together in the full Pleasure Garden. They turned in disbelief to inspect this stranger whose ignorance was so remarkable (and whose nightshirt was equally unusual), and Haroun noticed that among the crowd were many men and women who, like the man on the balcony, had smooth, shiny and hairless.

Salman Rushdie’s First Love Was Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland - Read online for free. What was the first book you fell in love with? Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, by Lewis Carroll.

Not just for the obvious reasons (rabbit hole; eat me / drink me; a grin without a cat; Mad Hatter, March Hare, Dormouse, no room, no room; soup of the evening, beautiful soup); but because I fell in.Once the book hit the shelves, Rushdie had a bounty put on his head by former spiritual leader of Iran Ayatollah Ruhollah, forcing Rushdie to drastically limit his public appearances and to move frequently from residence to residence, all the time being accompanied by bodyguards.R is for Rushdie.

Set in an exotic Eastern landscape peopled by magicians and fantastic talking animals, Salman Rushdie’s classic children’s novel Haroun and the Sea of Stories inhabits the same imaginative space as Gulliver’s Travels, Alice in Wonderland, and The Wizard of Oz.

Haroun, a year-old boy sets out on an adventure to restore.