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Salman Rushdie

Step Across This Line: An Evening With Salman Rushdie
Humanities Lecture Series

Thu., Oct. 6, 2005, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Location: Lied Center Auditorium
Salman Rushdie, the winner of many international literary prizes including the Man Booker Award for Midnight's Children, takes audiences on a thrilling journey into the world of contemporary literature, politics, culture and philosophy. In 1989, Iran's Ayatollah Khomeini issued a death sentence against him, in an angry response to his criticism of fundamentalist Islam in The Satanic Verses. Rushdie's most recent book of essays is Step Across This Line: Collected Non-Fiction, 1992-2002; his most recent novel is Shalimar the Clown.

TICKETS REQUIRED. AVAILABLE AT THE LIED CENTER BOX OFFICE AND AT THE KU BOOKSTORE IN JAYHAWK CENTRAL AT EDWARDS CAMPUS.

FRIENDS OF THE HALL CENTER MAY CONTACT THE HALL CENTER AT 864-4798 TO REQUEST TICKETS. LIMIT 4 PER PERSON.

This event is co sponsored by Student Union Activities.

ADDITIONAL COLLOQUIUM
Friday, October 7, 10:00-11:30 a.m.
"A Conversation with Salman Rushdie"
Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas Union
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