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Rushdie Receives Pen Pinter Prize

Posted at 3:51AM Friday 20 Jun 2014

Sir Salman Rushdie, acclaimed author of Midnight's Children and The Satanic Verses, has been named the recipient of this year's Pen Pinter prize.

The award was established in 2009 by writers' charity English Pen in memory of British writer Harold Pinter.

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