Thursday, November 2, 2023

Salman Rushdie's Inspirational Words On Accepting the German Book Industry's Peace Prize

As reported by John Mutter in Shelf Awareness, Rushdie said at the prize ceremony held during the recent Frankfurt Book Fair:

“Counter bad speech with better speech, counter false narratives with better ones, respond to hate with love and don't give up hope that the truth can prevail even in a time of lies.”
—Salman Rushdie

Inspiration for us all.

Illustrate, Translate, and Write On,

1 comment:

Barb said...

Our world needs to pay attention to the words of Rushdie and Lee.