George Orwell


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imaginative British writer concerned with social justice (1903-1950)

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Dad was his guide to the working class world that George Orwell couldn't know because of going to public school.
When George Orwell moved to Morroco for his health in the late 1930s, Jack and his wife Mary, from Byker, moved into his house at Wallington in Hertfordshire, which is where Peter spent much of his childhood.
Reading these diaries leaves one, as always when encountering the words of George Orwell, with a confirmed admiration for the sterling qualities that have made him a benchmark for integrity and a lodestar for writers and thinkers across the ideological spectrum.
His real name was Eric Blair, but he later wrote under the psuedonom George Orwell.
In 1933, he adopted the pseudonym George Orwell as a tribute to the monarch of England and the River Orwell in Suffolk.
I admit further to being put off by the common assumption (shared by John Rodden) that George Orwell, as a foremost dissident intellectual in his time, was some sort of moral hero.
Eric Arthur Blair, who wrote under the pen name George Orwell, lived in the Victorian home in Shiplake, Oxfprdshire, from the age of 9 to 12.
But George Orwell does, it is conceded, talk of such a move as being "enormous and terrifying".
It's near where, in 1937, George Orwell copped a sniper's bullet in his throat.
George Orwell was a fine essayist and successful critic, discussing art and literature with equal ability--and ALL ART IS PROPAGANDA: CRITICAL ESSAYS is a key recommendation for all kinds of libraries, from college-level collections strong in literature and social observation to collection also strong in art criticism.
George Orwell was an essayist before all, producing many short nonfiction works on the events of his times.
This diary entry was written by George Orwell, the British author whose works include 1984 and Animal Farm.
While MI5 kept tabs on famed socialist writer George Orwell for more than two decades they did not believe he was involved with mainstream Communism, records revealed today.
30) However, the most comprehensive publication of BBC materials did not occur until 1998, when Peter Davison published the twenty volumes of The Complete Works of George Orwell.
Finding George Orwell In Burma By Emma Larkin $15, Penguin