This is the billboard for the "Here on Earth" program "Salman Rushdie." Hosted by Jean Feraca, "Here on Earth - Radio Without Borders" is Wisconsin Public Radio's live international talk program and podcast. In this edition: Salman Rushdie's latest wild and whirling novel, "The Enchantress of Florence" follows a refugee who ends up in the court of the Mughal emperor Akbar. A Muslim vegetarian, Akbar is a warrior who wants only peace, a philosopher king and the first great Indian secularist. Jean Feraca talks with Rushdie about his latest work. See Here on Earth: Salman Rushdie listing for the complete show. For more information, or to subscribe to our podcast, visit us on-line at www.hereonearth.org.