Salman Rushdie

Running now through March 8th, UWM’s Mainstage production of Oedipus Rex has the distinct feel of several different shades of retro. One of many scripts by the evidently prolific ancient Greek playwright Sophocles, the play itself is some 2400-.. more

Mar 4, 2009 5:00 AM Theater

Movies were never just entertainment. Even if a filmmaker doesn’t aspire to great art, his work often has the power to suggest not only new ways of looking at the world but new ways of being in it. In 2007 Variety magazine asked a series of cele.. more

Feb 19, 2009 5:00 AM I Hate Hollywood

It’s a damn busy night for Milwaukee: Not only do we get an appearance from a Beatle (it’s Ringo, but still) but also one from the infamous author Salman Rushdie, who reads from his newest book, The Enchantress Of Florence, a meticulously researc... more

Jul 9, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

  Theclash and convergence of cultures has always been a theme in the life andwritin,Books more

Jul 1, 2008 12:00 AM Books