AUTHOR | GEORGE ORWELL



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George Orwell | Novelist, political writer and journalist



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Eric Arthur Blair , who used the pen name George Orwell, was an English novelist, essayist, journalist, and critic. His work is marked by lucid prose, awareness of social injustice, opposition to totalitarianism, and outspoken support of democratic socialism.
Orwell wrote literary criticism, poetry, fiction, and polemical journalism. He is perhaps best known for his dystopian novel Nineteen Eighty-Four (1949) and the allegorical novella Animal Farm (1945). His non-fiction works, including The Road to Wigan Pier (1937), documenting his experience of working class life in the north of England, and Homage to Catalonia (1938), an account of his experiences in the Spanish Civil War, are widely acclaimed, as are his essays on politics, literature, language, and culture. In 2008, The Times ranked him second on a list of 'The 50 greatest British writers since 1945'.
Orwell's work continues to influence popular and political culture, and the term Orwellian—descriptive of totalitari


Born: 1903-06-25

Born in: Motihari, Bengal Presidency, British India

Died: 1950-01-21







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A dull, decent people, cherishing and fortifying the...

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Never for any reason on earth, could you wish for an...

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Of pain you could wish only one thing: that it shoul...

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For, after all, how do we know that two and two make...

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She had had her momentary flowering, a year, perhaps...

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That is her style of beauty.

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The essential act of war is destruction, not necessa...

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But that was merely an intellectual decision, taken ...

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They were governed by private loyalties which they d...

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You are rotting away, you are falling to pieces. Wha...

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Outside, even through the shut window-pane, the worl...

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In the past the need for a hierarchal form of societ...

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It was somehow slightly frightening, like the gambol...

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We are the dead. Our only true life is in the future...

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She's beautiful,' he murmured.'She's a metre across ...

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Reality is inside the skull.

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Ce știm noi despre orișice, pe altă cale decât c...

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