Saturday, 17 July 2010


Is Anybody There? (2008)
[#68 in 100 Films in a Year 2010]


A Study in Scarlet by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Part 2, Chapters 3 - 5


Rushdie to write his lost chapter by Ben Hoyle
(from The Australian)
Salman Rushdie has started work on perhaps the most anticipated literary memoir of them all: the story of his decade in hiding from a fatwa.
I think I was always too young to realise exactly how serious the threat against Salman Rushdie was -- and the actions that were carried out by deranged extremists against other people involved in publishing his novel around the world.