Sunday February 23, 2020

Orwell: the writer viewed through a modern political lens

Biography: University of Ulster academic Richard Bradford argues that the author of Nineteen Eighty-Four would find much to recognise in today’s politics

9th February, 2020
George Orwell: though he harboured some nasty prejudices, he eventually had the courage to confront them

Orwell: A Man of Our Times

By Richard Bradford


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