We spoke to journalist Mobeen Azhar about his new VICE Studios documentary.
Padma Lakshmi has, at various points in her life, worn the hats of entrepreneur, actress, model, Top Chef host, and cookbook author. Now, she is adding memoir author to that list.
'De sataniske vers' er for intellektuelle muslimer, hvad 'Infinite Jest' er for hipstere: alle har den, men ingen har læst den.
'The Satanic Verses' is to Muslim intellectuals what 'Infinite Jest' is to hipsters: It's on everyone's shelves and they all have strong opinions on the author, but most haven't read past the first 30 pages.
VICE caught up with the iconic author to discuss his 12th novel, 'Two Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights.' As he chatted about everything from fatwa to Twitter feuds, Rushdie proved he is as controversial, and incredible, as ever.
The Protest Over an Award Given to 'Charlie Hebdo' Shows the Line Between Defending and Celebrating
PEN American Center pissed off some of its own members by bestowing an award to the famously irreverent French magazine, and the resulting debate led to Salman Rushdie calling six authors "pussies."
What's imperative is to demonstrate that those who believe it was an act of "true" Islam are wrong.
We must leave space for irreverence, for non-didacticism, for hard questions, for the humanity of everyone.
Famed crime writer Roberto Saviano on the eight years he's spent worrying about death threats.
Four of our country's most famous patriots come clean on Independence Day.
If Jonathan Safran Foer wakes up with an erection, he immediately puts on Bon Iver’s “Towers” and takes care of business.