Hanif Kureishi

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Hanif Kureishi helped liberate British Asians from their imposed identities | Kenan Malik
The writer, who is stricken in hospital after an accident, gave us real characters, not stereotypes

Kenan Malik

22, Jan, 2023 @8:00 AM

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Hanif Kureishi says he may never be able to walk or hold pen again after fall in Rome
Novelist and screenwriter says he is unable to move arms and legs and has undergone spinal surgery

Lucy Knight

06, Jan, 2023 @6:09 PM

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British Library to host Salman Rushdie celebration event
Writers including Hanif Kureishi, Monica Ali and Nigella Lawson will gather in London to share readings and reflections two months after the author was attacked on stage

Sarah Shaffi

10, Oct, 2022 @1:27 PM

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Diana makes explosive revelations and Partridge devours the hand that feeds him: 100 years of the BBC, part eight
Steve Coogan’s alter-ego appears, as does Ricky Gervais’s in The Office, while Panorama rocks the royals

Mark Lawson

05, Oct, 2022 @2:00 PM

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Stephen Thompson obituary
Screenwriter and novelist who won a Bafta for his BBC drama, Sitting in Limbo, about his brother’s experiences of being threatened with deportation

Ryan Gilbey

12, Jun, 2022 @4:26 PM

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Jack Kerouac: still roadworthy after 100 years
The author of On the Road had a messy, contradictory life. Yet he’s as relevant as ever – and not just for obsessed young men

David Barnett

13, Mar, 2022 @7:45 AM

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‘Good times? I was out of it’: The Dropout’s Naveen Andrews on booze, drugs and baffling the world in Lost
He found fame in The English Patient before becoming a huge TV star. Now he is tackling the Theranos fraud scandal. But addiction in the 90s nearly cost him everything

Steve Rose

07, Mar, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Hanif Kureishi: ‘I’d like to see a British Muslim Sopranos’
As his new play The Spank opens in Italy, the writer talks about the power of ludicrous ideas, the crisis facing the middle class – and why he can’t get white liberals off his phone

Arifa Akbar

20, May, 2021 @5:00 AM

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The Beatles announce Get Back, first official book in 20 years
Hanif Kureishi writes introduction to book edited from 120 hours of conversations from the Let It Be sessions, in tandem with Peter Jackson documentary

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

16, Sep, 2020 @1:00 PM

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Book clinic: which books examine modern masculinity?
Writer Darran Anderson bypasses Houellebecq in favour of fiction from Édouard Louis to Hanif Kureishi

Darran Anderson

07, Mar, 2020 @6:00 PM

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What Happened? by Hanif Kureishi – review
Hanif Kureishi returns with musings on race, sex and politics – plus the odd showbiz chum

Stephanie Merritt

15, Oct, 2019 @10:00 AM

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The week in theatre: Glass. Kill. Bluebeard. Imp; My Beautiful Laundrette – review
Caryl Churchill conjures four short, sharp, unconnected plays that add up to one remarkable whole. And a new spin on an 80s film classic

Susannah Clapp

29, Sep, 2019 @7:00 AM

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