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Salman Rushdie on Saul Bellow's books

Clip: 12/12/2022 | 3m 58s  | Video has closed captioning.

Salman Rushdie talks about some of his favorite Saul Bellow books in this outtake from "The Adventures of Saul Bellow." Rushdie says, "These are some of the great masterpieces of American literature."

Aired: 12/12/22

Rating: NR

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