@salmanrushdie - Twitter Profile Analysis

Analysis of 200 tweets by Salman Rushdie, from 22 Sep 2021 to 09 Aug 2022.

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Salman Rushdie

verified twitter profile @SalmanRushdie

In the immortal words of Popeye the Sailor Man: I yam what I yam and that's all that I yam.


4,927 tweets
1,203,940 followers
290 favourites
<1 tweet per day
2011 since
567 following
6,089 listed

Top Tweets by @salmanrushdie

Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
Another view of the US cover! #VictoryCity publication date: February 9th, 2023. @randomhouse @PRHDigital @penguinrandom
09 Aug, 2022 - 01:54 PM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
Here's the US cover! #VictoryCity publication date: February 9th, 2023. @randomhouse @PRHDigital @penguinrandom
09 Aug, 2022 - 01:53 PM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
Up now on SALMAN'S SEA OF STORIES... The Seventh Wave. Episode 48., by @SalmanRushdie https://t.co/lZPKEU9xA5
07 Aug, 2022 - 04:31 PM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
Up now at SALMAN'S SEA OF STORIES! The Seventh Wave. Episode 47, by @SalmanRushdie https://t.co/E9m0ek8aJW
30 Jul, 2022 - 04:10 PM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
It’s one of the stories in my collection EAST, WEST https://t.co/q4po1Crfng
30 Jul, 2022 - 03:20 PM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
I’ll be talking to Mexican readers and friends on Thursday evening, online… https://t.co/SkWg8Q5uaH
25 Jul, 2022 - 05:08 PM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
@thelondongoya Well… as you see, there’s a “real” and a “fictional” storyline and the two are getting mixed up. Let’s hope it comes together! Let me know what you think after the remaining episodes.
24 Jul, 2022 - 02:58 PM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
A double helping this week! The Seventh Wave. Episodes 45, 46., by @SalmanRushdie https://t.co/sAsJsikrJa
23 Jul, 2022 - 10:15 PM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
The Seventh Wave, Episode 44 on Salman's Sea of Stories https://t.co/sKCfwXwQFT
09 Jul, 2022 - 07:44 AM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
Episode 43 of THE SEVENTH WAVE is up now on SALMAN'S SEA OF STORIES. https://t.co/c6qAxMyYrR
02 Jul, 2022 - 03:53 PM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
Glad to be today’s top story @BookBrunch ! Thank you! https://t.co/gFnpxemoZ4
01 Jul, 2022 - 09:42 AM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
Nothing to do with substack. Will decide later what to do with that story. https://t.co/jP73StzOBq
30 Jun, 2022 - 09:47 PM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
A bit of news: Jonathan Cape lands Rushdie’s new novel Victory City  https://t.co/vXLFq9cLM2
30 Jun, 2022 - 04:08 PM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
THE SEVENTH WAVE is back after a week's vacation. Episode 42 up now on SALMAN'S SEA OF STORIES. https://t.co/X3pek1Al0u
26 Jun, 2022 - 09:55 AM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
Beautiful work Susie!@LookUpYoga ! https://t.co/8YP3vliDGQ
16 Jun, 2022 - 04:16 PM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
Episode 41 of THE SEVENTH WAVE is up now - free to read this week - on SALMAN'S SEA OF STORIES. https://t.co/vVaKxC18SX
11 Jun, 2022 - 08:34 PM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
Episode 40 of THE SEVENTH WAVE is up now on SALMAN'S SEA OF STORIES. Only 9 episodes to go after this one... https://t.co/YCjj35Oqks
04 Jun, 2022 - 07:20 PM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
Thank you, and congratulations to you and to Geetanjali Shree! https://t.co/eG2nOzI1oC
02 Jun, 2022 - 10:58 AM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
Famous faces on Queen’s Birthday Honours list chosen to reflect Platinum Jubilee https://t.co/5D6Yn1doJY
01 Jun, 2022 - 11:36 PM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
Well… Midnight’s Children was published in 1981, Forrest Gump (novel) in 1986 and (movie) in 1994, so maybe Gump is the american M’s C? https://t.co/SXPkdwWWT0
30 May, 2022 - 12:54 PM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
Episode 39 of THE SEVENTH WAVE is up now at SALMAN'S SEA OF STORIES. This one's free to read. https://t.co/k236gmOrDE
28 May, 2022 - 11:28 AM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
Episode 38 of The Seventh Wave is up now on SALMAN'S SEA OF STORIES. https://t.co/FuYKdhu8AB
22 May, 2022 - 02:41 PM UTC

Top Retweets by @salmanrushdie

Random House Group
@randomhouse
Don't miss @SalmanRushdie's newest book VICTORY CITY, coming in February! https://t.co/nCaFmwhIby https://t.co/Pjh03lNqnQ
09 Aug, 2022 - 02:07 PM UTC
Harper's Magazine
@Harpers
"We can stand in solidarity with our fellows on the front lines and magnify their voices by adding our own. Above all we must understand that stories are at the heart of what’s happening." @SalmanRushdie @PENamerica https://t.co/3KKzkpXcnh
28 Jul, 2022 - 06:23 PM UTC
Harper's Magazine
@Harpers
"We are not helpless. Even after Orpheus was torn to pieces, his severed head, floating down the river Hebrus, went on singing, reminding us that song is stronger than death. We can sing the truth and name the liars." @SalmanRushdie @PENamerica https://t.co/3KKzkpXcnh
28 Jul, 2022 - 04:21 PM UTC
Harper's Magazine
@Harpers
"...If we turn away from posterity and pay attention to this dreadful moment, what can we usefully or effectively do? A poem will not stop a bullet. A novel cannot defuse a bomb. Not all satirists are heroes." @SalmanRushdie @PENamerica https://t.co/3KKzkpXcnh
28 Jul, 2022 - 01:59 PM UTC
Harper's Magazine
@Harpers
"It has been said that the powerful may own the present but writers own the future, for it is through our work—or the best of it, at least, the work that endures—that the present misdeeds of the powerful will be judged...
28 Jul, 2022 - 01:59 PM UTC
Harper's Magazine
@Harpers
"...The tyrant creates false narratives to justify his assault—the Ukrainians are Nazis and Russia is menaced by Western conspiracies. He seeks to brainwash his own citizens with such lies." @SalmanRushdie https://t.co/3KKzkqeNLR
20 Jul, 2022 - 08:53 PM UTC
Harper's Magazine
@Harpers
"We are engaged in a war of narratives and we need to learn how to fight it. A tyrant has arisen in Russia and brutality engulfs Ukraine, whose people, led by a satirist turned hero, offer heroic resistance and are already creating a legend of freedom...
20 Jul, 2022 - 08:53 PM UTC
Poets & Writers
@poetswritersinc
#FromTheArchive: "Reality is now an argument. And sometimes it becomes a violent argument. So I don’t think you can write realism in the way that people used to because of this problem about consensus." —@SalmanRushdie, September/October 2017 https://t.co/V1tBchEUwt
05 Jun, 2022 - 07:00 PM UTC
Eric Saibel
@ecsaibel
“Now he is the dispenser of nuance-free certitudes, and becomes more vain with every passing day.” No better analysis of the state of our language, and politics, than this short fiction piece from ⁦@SalmanRushdie⁩. From “The Old Man in the Piazza.” https://t.co/OpPvYve6Er
05 Jun, 2022 - 06:37 PM UTC
Deepa Mehta
@IamDeepaMehta
@SalmanRushdie, ‘Companion of Honour’ How fab is that? Many congrats dear friend.
03 Jun, 2022 - 02:45 AM UTC
Christian Lewis
@ChristianLLewis
Huge congratulations to @SalmanRushdie on being made a Companions of Honour this evening! 🎉🎉🍾 https://t.co/opwnVTHdQw
01 Jun, 2022 - 10:40 PM UTC
PEN International
@pen_int
Hear prominent writer, @SalmanRushdie read a quote by Ukrainian philosopher, writer, and journalist Volodymyr Yermolenko. Quotes on War is a collection of quotes by Ukrainian writers responding to the invasion of #Ukraine. Read: https://t.co/8jYHDjoLSn @PenUkraine @yermolenko_v
25 May, 2022 - 08:50 AM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
Up now on SALMAN'S SEA OF STORIES, free to read, my contribution to last week's Emergency Congress of writers at the United Nations. https://t.co/Q00Af95mb9
16 May, 2022 - 01:24 PM UTC
PEN America
@PENamerica
"A poem cannot stop a bullet. A novel can't defuse a bomb... But we are not helpless... We can sing the truth & name the liars... stories are at the heart of what's happening... we must work to overturn the false narrative of tyrants... by telling better stories." @SalmanRushdie https://t.co/vGbBoZtcmo
13 May, 2022 - 05:23 PM UTC
PEN America
@PENamerica
"The tyrant creates false narratives to justify his assault," says @SalmanRushdie. "Violence grows as democracy dies." #PENAmerica
13 May, 2022 - 03:36 PM UTC
Mauro Javier Cárdenas
@IneluctableQuak
Spent ~6 hours over 2 days at the Human Brains exhibit in Venezia. The exhibit consists of 32 objects form the history of the brain — culled from over 400 — along with 32 stories — by 32 different writers — @SalmanRushdie, @mieko_kawakami — read out loud by George Guidall. https://t.co/0UND7y36ac
28 Apr, 2022 - 05:25 PM UTC
Telegraph World News
@TelegraphWorld
Read the full list as written by @BHL, @SeanPenn, @SalmanRushdie and @OfficialSting here 👇 https://t.co/Y8zIlFNpAu
10 Mar, 2022 - 01:01 PM UTC
Telegraph World News
@TelegraphWorld
"The destiny of the world is playing out in Kyiv. "President Volodymyr Zelensky, with his spirit of resistance, his heroism and his uncompromising fidelity to democratic values, has the admiration of all"
10 Mar, 2022 - 01:01 PM UTC
PEN International
@pen_int
PEN President Burhan Sonmez, Margaret Atwood, Salman Rushdie, and Nobel Laureates Orhan Pamuk, Svetlana Alexievich, Maria Ressa, join 1040+ in signing an open letter in support of the people of #Ukraine, condemning the senseless war waged by #Putin: https://t.co/tLTIS1T8oI
27 Feb, 2022 - 05:54 PM UTC
PEN International
@pen_int
“Poetry is not a crime. The world awaits to hear the voice of Innocent Bahati, again.” Extract of an open letter by 100s of writers to Rwandan President @PaulKagame - expressing concern about the life of disappeared poet #InnocentBahati. Where is #Bahati? https://t.co/ReqADYjqdY
07 Feb, 2022 - 04:47 PM UTC
Chautauqua Institution
@chq
#CHQ2022 ALERT! 🚨 Celebrated author @SalmanRushdie returns to Chautauqua on Aug. 12 for a special Chautauqua Lecture Series event exploring the Week Seven theme of “More than Shelter,” joined by Henry Reese, co-founder of the nonprofit @cityofasylum. https://t.co/Wtqi5xVxn3
31 Jan, 2022 - 04:25 PM UTC
@iiclondra
@iiclondra
Our tribute to the legendary publisher and writer Roberto Calasso: a restored and exclusive video (1999) of a conversation between the late author, Salman Rushdie and Marina Warner about Calasso's 'Ka: Stories of the Mind and Gods of India'. Watch it here: https://t.co/9FQZGrAOSH
25 Jan, 2022 - 10:51 AM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
Up now on SALMAN'S SEA OF STORIES! My Favorite Literary Encounters: Raja Rao and Arun Kolatkar, by @SalmanRushdie https://t.co/FUNJJhTUJ7
05 Jan, 2022 - 04:59 PM UTC
Salman Rushdie
@SalmanRushdie
Up now on SALMAN'S SEA OF STORIES! My Favorite Literary Encounters: 2012 PEN Awards for Song Lyrics of Literary Excellence. Leonard Cohen and Chuck Berry, by @SalmanRushdie https://t.co/4dNC49QTPY
28 Dec, 2021 - 11:53 AM UTC
David Friend
@DavidMFriend1
The incomparable Christopher Hitchens left us 10 years ago. An homage by @SalmanRushdie in @VanityFair https://t.co/ibCL8dY7F8 (Photo: Gasper Tringale)
15 Dec, 2021 - 05:02 PM UTC
Allen & Unwin UK
@AllenAndUnwinUK
'A powerful fable of our broken time.' @SalmanRushdie Eight friends, one country house, four romances, and six months in isolation – meet Our Country Friends, the New York Times bestseller from Gary Shteyngart. 27 January 2022 Pre-order now: https://t.co/z75qBzpOVK https://t.co/pT9FSPniIQ
30 Nov, 2021 - 10:30 AM UTC
saliltripathi
@saliltripathi
So this happened today at @tatalitlive - @SalmanRushdie spoke about truth, facts, and lies; about a 75-years-old India (and Saleem Sinai!) and much else besides. Speaking to him is always a joy, always illuminating: https://t.co/EroluEQ4nm
19 Nov, 2021 - 04:43 PM UTC
saliltripathi
@saliltripathi
On Nov 19. Join us. @SalmanRushdie and me. In a virtual Bombay, which both of us miss ( he is a bichcandywallah and I'm a kempscornerwallah!) But we both like bombelli's!
13 Nov, 2021 - 03:46 AM UTC

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