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Salman Rushdie

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Brooklyn Heights »

The festival announced its full event lineup this week, and we're excited!

Downtown Brooklyn »

This year's festival honors Brooklyn-bred Jonathan Lethem.


Salman Rushdie will be reading from his new novel at powerHouse Books in DUMBO.

Williamsburg »

The New Inquiry and other online publications are hosting the first night of literary gatherings.

New York City »

Whitney Houston's final film drew Salman Rushdie, Gabourey Sidibe and Olympic medal winners.

Manhattan »

Author Salman Rushdie founded the PEN festival to celebrate international literature.

Manhattan »

People from Marcus Samuelsson to Aldon James made news in Manhattan's neighborhoods in 2011.

East Village & Lower East Side »

The struggling St. Mark's Bookshop struck a deal with landlord Cooper Union this week.

East Village & Lower East Side »

The St. Mark's Bookshop has been seeking a rent reduction to save the struggling store.

East Village & Lower East Side »

A letter by author Salman Rushdie is among tens of thousands of petitions set to be delivered to the Cooper Union Tuesday asking the school to reduce the St. Mark's Bookshop's rent, organizers said.

Manhattan »

The PEN World Voices Festival brings authors from all over the world to New York City.