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Salman Rushdie has lost sight in one eye and use of hand after stabbing, says agent

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Andrew Wylie, who represents literary giants such as Saul Bellow and Roberto Bolano, described the extent of the injuries Mr Rushdie suffered in the "brutal" attack. Salman Rushdie has lost vision in one eye and the use of one hand, his agent says. The agent declined to say whether Rushdie, 75, was still in hospital more than two months after the attack. A 24-year-old New Jersey man, Hadi Matar, is accused of stabbing the writer in the neck and torso just before he was to give a lecture.
Published 3 months ago · New York, United States

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