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Salman Rushdie’s gripping take on being stabbed

Culture | Back Story“Knife” is a memoir about the attack in 2022 but also a love storyIllustration: The Economist/Getty Images Apr 16th 2024There are, writes Sir Salman Rushdie, “three important characters” in “Knife”, a new memoir of his near-fatal stabbing in August 2022 and his arduous recovery. The first two are predictable: the author and his blade-wielding...

Wed Apr 17, 2024 12:59
Salman Rushdie’s gripping take on his stabbing

Culture | Back Story“Knife” is a memoir about the attack in 2022 but also a love storyIllustration: The Economist/Getty Images Apr 16th 2024There are, writes Sir Salman Rushdie, “three important characters” in “Knife”, a new memoir of his near-fatal stabbing in August 2022 and his arduous recovery. The first two are predictable: the author and his blade-wielding...

Wed Apr 17, 2024 11:29
Salman Rushdie’s gripping take on his assault

Culture | Back Story“Knife” is a memoir about the attack in 2022 but also a love storyIllustration: The Economist/Getty Images Apr 16th 2024There are, writes Sir Salman Rushdie, “three important characters” in “Knife”, a new memoir of his near-fatal stabbing in August 2022 and his arduous recovery. The first two are predictable: the author and his blade-wielding...

Tue Apr 16, 2024 19:47
Are Indians right to boo Hardik Pandya, a star cricketer?

Culture | The sports pageSport is all the better for a bit of abuse and hostility—but there are limitsPhotograph: Getty Images Apr 12th 2024The practice of booing is as old as sport itself. During gladiatorial contests in ancient Rome, spectators expressed displeasure at athletes by giving them the bird. The consequences could be deadly. The recipient...

Fri Apr 12, 2024 17:15
Two books shine a light on the dark parts of America’s history

Culture | Liberty and justice, just not for allSteven Hahn and Jacob Heilbrunn trace the appeal of illiberal policies and leaders throughout the country’s historyPhotograph: AP Apr 12th 2024Illiberal America. By Steven Hahn. W.W. Norton; 464 pages; $35America Last. By Jacob Heilbrunn. Liveright; 264 pages; $28.99 and £22ALL COUNTRIES have their patriots,...

Fri Apr 12, 2024 15:47
Americans are turning to stories of civil war, real and imagined

Culture | Return to GettysburgThe real risks America faces are more insidiousPhotograph: Mari Fouz/Getty Images/Alamy Apr 11th 2024CALIFORNIA AND Texas, calling themselves the Western Forces, have seceded from the Union. Other states are following suit. The president, installed for an unconstitutional third term, vows that the uprising will be quashed...

Thu Apr 11, 2024 19:19

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