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  • Life, Works

    Midnight's ChildrenAND The Satanic VersesSALMAN RUSHDIE

  • LIFEBorn in Bombay in 1947

    Indian and British education

    Studied: Cambridge and Rugby School

    Actor and advertising copywriter

  • RUSHDIE WROTE

    Novels

    Books for children

    Collection of critical works

    Collection of short stories

  • "THE SATANIC VERSES"Novel published in 1988

    Interpreted as blasphemous

    Ported upon Rushdie a Fatwa

  • FATWA UPON RUSHDIEDeath sentence

    Invoked in 1989

    Forced into hiding

  • "MIDNIGHTS CHILDREN"Novel published in 1981

    Won the Booker Prize

    Mixes: Imagination-History

    Different stories, styles, traditions

  • SALEEM SINAIProtagonist ofMidnights Children

    Born: August 15th, 1947

    Special powers

    Compares: Life-Jars of chutney

  • CREATED BY ROSSELLA RIZZO

    CLASS 5AT

    SCHOLASTIC YEAR 2012/2013

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