Rushdie’s new book chronicles the shifts in culture and literature from the early 2000s to the present time. In these pieces, the author covers a wide range of subjects like migration, multiculturalism, censorship among others. He also writes about the need of storytelling in today’s times and how the works of some great writers like Shakespeare, Cervantes, Samuel Beckett and Toni Morrison have impacted him.
Written in Rushdie’s remarkable wit and style, ‘Languages of Truth’ highlights his analytical views on how our culture and literature has evolved in the recent past. Fans of the author would like to add this book to their reading list.