H G Wells

Muslims Protest Against H. G. Wells Book in 1930s Britain

Rehana Ahmed | Posted 19.11.2012 | Home
Rehana Ahmed

The publication of Salman Rushdie's memoir Joseph Anton will inevitably give rise to reappraisal of the Satanic Verses affair. In this pair of articles, we look backwards and then forwards in time from this dispute to other controversies involving religious protests against creative works to add historical depth and complexity to the debate.