A medieval war of words: Salman Rushdie vs Times Literary Supplement
'If you believe all this, and don't believe in the existence of cathedrals and Chaucer, congratulations – to borrow the words of Joseph Brodsky, “you're in The Empire, friend” – the empire of intellectual complacency.' Rushdie subsequently took to ...
Salman Rushdie says he'll 'get medieval' on Times Literary Supplement
Los Angeles Times
"If you believe all this, and don't believe in the existence of cathedrals and Chaucer, congratulations – to borrow the words of Joseph Brodsky, 'you're in The Empire, friend' – the empire of intellectual complacency." It was perhaps an ill-timed ...
Tarnished Silver: Speaker's arrest upends most everything in Albany
Crain's New York Business
"There's no script for this," said Richard Brodsky, a former Assembly Democrat. "It's chaos." ... But Joseph Morelle, the Assembly majority leader who spoke for the Democratic conference as Mr. Silver was arraigned, favors repealing the scaffold law.
For Priya Parmar, a career as a novelist wasn't even in the plans
The Globe and Mail
A graduate of Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts, where she studied under the late poet Joseph Brodsky, she did a year at Oxford University as an exchange student and then enrolled in the University of Edinburgh in Scotland to complete a masters ...