Sir Salman Rushdie
- March 29, 2018
- IU Auditorium
- 1211 E. 7th Street, Bloomington, IN 47405
- Free, but ticketed
Sir Salman Rushdie is a prominent writer who has written extensively on modern India. One of the world's most infuential living writers, his bestselling novel Midnight's Children earned him the Booker Prize in 1981. Rushdie received a Queen's Knighthood in 2007. His most recent novel, The Golden House, was published in 2017. Rushdie will receive an honorary degree and deliver a talk titled “Wonder Tales: East meets West,” at the IU Auditorium. This event is sponsored by IU's Office of the President.
This event is free but ticketed. Tickets will be available for reservation at the IU Auditorium box office on February 2nd. Time of the event is to be announced.