Hanif Kureishi

Type: Person
Name: Hanif Kureishi
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Baltimore blues

If there is one unerring skill that Amitabha Bagchi possesses, it is the one he uses to home in on characters whose actions are immoral by social standards but peculiarly ethical from their own standpoint. His second published novel, The Householder, ... [Published Hindu Business Line - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

‘Le Week-End’: Mitchell brings artistic masterpiece to the screen

This is a story about a married couple from London, England trying to rekindle their marriage in a place where it all happened before. This foreign film originally released in the United Kingdom in 2013 received such great reviews that it is now being ... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Big collection focuses on 'Small Island' author

A book edited by Dr Jeannette Baxter, Senior Lecturer in English Literature at Anglia Ruskin University, and David James of Queen Mary, University of London, sheds new light on one of the most important voices in contemporary British writing.Contemporary ... [Published Cambridge Network - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

Character actor grabs lead in 'Le Week-End'

Jim Broadbent received the script for "Le Week-End''-- written by Hanif Kureishi, with director Roger Michell committed to making it -- on a Friday, and agreed on Monday morning to star in the film. But then, how could he not?"It says so much about relationships, ... [Published Inside Bay Area - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Le Week-End screens this weekend in Chicagoland

For Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy fans who can’t wait another seven years for the next installment of the Before Sunrise series, Le Week-End comes just in time. In a way, the Music Box movie sort of picks up decades after Before Midnight since it follows ... [Published Examiner.com - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Jim Broadbent gets a chance to be the lead in 'Le Week-End'

PHILADELPHIA - Jim Broadbent received the new script - written by Hanif Kureishi, with director Roger Michell ready to make it - on a Friday, and agreed on Monday morning…Click to Continue » ... [Published South Carolina State - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 22 2014 - Updated Mar 22 2014 - 1 reports

3/22/2014: Front Page: VERVE-LESS EFFORT

Hanif Kureishi’s new novel, The Last Word, is an uneven work but one that sounds a rallying cry for writer as redeemer and emancipator ... [Published Hindustan Times - Mar 22 2014]
Entities: Hanif Kureishi
First reported Mar 22 2014 - Updated Mar 22 2014 - 1 reports

3/22/2014: HTDO!: THE MADE -UP MAN

In Hanif Kureishi’s new novel, Harry Johnson, a young biographer, is writing a book about the Indianorigin, literary colossus, Mamoon Azam. “Mamoon had become the sort of writer of whom people ask ‘Is he still alive, do you know?” His first wife dead ... [Published Hindustan Times - Mar 22 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

Le Week-end: Here come the boomer cliches

As light entertainment for grown-ups, Le Week-end has a fair amount going for it: fine lead performances from Jim Broadbent and Lindsay Duncan, pleasant touristic views of Paris, and plenty of epigrammatic wit in the Noel Coward tradition. But fans of ... [Published Chicago Reader - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

BBC World News to air programme on Hanif Kureishi in March

Whenever Hanif Kureishi writes a new film or book, something is broken – a taboo, a confidence or new ground. The author, who first caused a stir turning his experiences of racism, Thatcherism and sexual transgression into corrosive comedy, has amused, ... [Published Media Update South Africa - Mar 18 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

Opinion: Hanif Kureishi is wrong about students

There are talents in everyone, and it is the teacher’s role to develop them, says Will BuckinghamTalent is a hypothesis we should do away with. It serves students badly and it removes any responsibility for actually teachingHanif Kureishi is at it again. ... [Published Times Higher Education Supplement - Mar 18 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

Can ‘City of Lights’ save this marriage?

‘Le Week-End’ a mournful relationship dramaParis is a famed aphrodisiac but an unreliable marriage counselor. Then again, even with all its charms, the City of Love might not be able to save the marriage between British sexagenarians Meg and Nick (Lindsay ... [Published Arab Times - Mar 18 2014]

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Le Week-End: C'est Formidable George Prentice M... [Published Boise Weekly - Apr 09 2014]
LateRooms.com - Cheltenham Literature Festival... [Published Free Press Release - Apr 05 2014]
Baltimore blues [Published Hindu Business Line - Apr 04 2014]
‘Le Week-End’: Mitchell brings artistic masterp... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 03 2014]
Karl Ove Knausgaard's Nordic existentialism [Published New Statesman - Apr 03 2014]
Big collection focuses on 'Small Island' author [Published Cambridge Network - Apr 03 2014]
Character actor grabs lead in 'Le Week-End' [Published Inside Bay Area - Apr 01 2014]
VIEWING THE VIDEOS: Noah Revisited, Bad Words S... [Published Gazettes NewsPaper - Apr 01 2014]
Page turner: author Sadie Jones on life in Chis... [Published French Property News - Mar 30 2014]
Le Week-End screens this weekend in Chicagoland [Published Examiner.com - Mar 28 2014]
This week's TV [Published Copenhagen Post - Mar 28 2014]
Jim Broadbent gets a chance to be the lead in '... [Published South Carolina State - Mar 26 2014]
Five places to enjoy Cambridge’s literary history [Published BA High Life - Mar 25 2014]
Class act [Published Norfolk Magazine - Mar 24 2014]
For Syrians, Social Media Is More Useful than t... [Published Time - Mar 24 2014]
For Syrians, Social Media Is More Useful than t... [Published TIME.com - Mar 24 2014]
For Syrians, Social Media Is More Useful than t... [Published The China Blog - Mar 24 2014]
For Syrians, Social Media Is More Useful than t... [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Mar 24 2014]
3/22/2014: Front Page: VERVE-LESS EFFORT [Published Hindustan Times - Mar 22 2014]
3/22/2014: HTDO!: THE MADE -UP MAN [Published Hindustan Times - Mar 22 2014]
Muppets, nymphos, air sex, and the rest of this... [Published Chicago Reader - Mar 21 2014]
The NS debate: This house believes that baby bo... [Published New Statesman - Mar 21 2014]
Revew: Witty 'Le Week-End' offers insight [Published Detroit News - Mar 21 2014]
David Richards: Producer, engineer and musician... [Published The Independent - Mar 20 2014]
Broadbent sees dearth of films about his genera... [Published CJAD 800 - Mar 19 2014]
Le Week-end: Here come the boomer cliches [Published Chicago Reader - Mar 19 2014]
UN accuses Syrian insurgents of torture, crimes... [Published Voice of Russia - Mar 18 2014]
BBC World News to air programme on Hanif Kureis... [Published Media Update South Africa - Mar 18 2014]
Opinion: Hanif Kureishi is wrong about students [Published Times Higher Education Supplement - Mar 18 2014]
Can ‘City of Lights’ save this marriage? [Published Arab Times - Mar 18 2014]
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For Syrians, Social Media Is More Useful than t... [Published TIME.com - Mar 24 2014]
According to a scathing internal assessment inadvertently leaked to the media, last month’s United Nations Security Council resolution condemning the use of siege warfare in Syria, where an estimated 220,000 people had been cut off from basic food ...
For Syrians, Social Media Is More Useful than t... [Published The China Blog - Mar 24 2014]
According to a scathing internal assessment inadvertently leaked to the media, last month’s United Nations Security Council resolution condemning the use of siege warfare in Syria, where an estimated 220,000 people had been cut off from basic food ...
For Syrians, Social Media Is More Useful than t... [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Mar 24 2014]
According to a scathing internal assessment inadvertently leaked to the media, last month’s United Nations Security Council resolution condemning the use of siege warfare in Syria, where an estimated 220,000 people had been cut off from basic food ...
Can Writing Be Taught? (Can Teaching?) [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Mar 14 2014]
Novelist and playwright Hanif Kureishi recently savaged creative writing MFA programs as “a waste of time,” having done one himself: It’s probably 99.9 percent who are not talented and the little bit that is left is talent … A lot of my students just ...
The rise of the 'posh butcher' is an upside of ... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Mar 07 2014]
Living among wealth can be alienating, but not all its effects are malign. The return of high-end independent food shops seems, on balance, a good thing The money presently swilling around London is alienating to many of us who live here as well as ...
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