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Why Orwell was a literary mediocrity

Will Self declares George Orwell the Supreme Mediocrity

George Orwell and his fans, describing one of the English language's most revered writers as the "Supreme Mediocrity", slamming the "obvious didacticism" of Animal Farm Big News Network, 16 hours ago

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Bihar govt begins renovation of Orwell's house in Motihari

The house in Motihari where acclaimed British author George Orwell was born on June 25, 1903, will be developed as a museum in his honour. After procrastinating for many years, the Bihar government has finally begun the renovation of the house in ...
 India Today2 days ago George Orwell's birthplace in Bihar to be renovated  DNA5 days ago Renovation work of George Orwell's birthplace launched  Press Trust of India5 days ago Funds for Orwell house facelift  The Telegraph4 days ago
China Post

India to turn birthplace of author George Orwell into new museum

AFP PATNA, India -- India on Thursday began work to restore the dilapidated house where Animal Farm and 1984 author George Orwell was born and turn it into a museum. Orwell was born Eric Arthur Blair on June 25, 1903 in Motihari, a tiny town in ...
 China Post3 days ago In Bihar, A Museum For Author George Orwell in Motihari  NDTV4 days ago India to turn "Animal Farm" and "1984" author George Orwell's birthplace into a museum  Artdaily.org4 days ago India begins work to turn Orwell's birthplace into museum  Yahoo Philippines News4 days ago
Business Insider

No Internet. No Microsoft Windows. No iPods. This Is What Tech Was Like In 1984

YouTube 1984. It's a year synonymous with George Orwell's novel about a dystopian society ruled by omnipresent government surveillance. The real 1984 was a far cry from that. While today, we do have scary government surveillance, that's largely ...
 Business Insider5 days ago Editorial: Saudi Arabia continues its outrageous repression of human rights activists  Washington Post6 days ago No Internet, no Microsoft Windows, No iPods; this is what tech was like in 1984  Economic Times5 days ago Summer of Surveillance: 1984 vs. The Circle  Disinformation3 weeks ago
Times Live South Africa

The seven-year glitch . . .

Being a fan of quantity over quality, I'm proud to reveal the above tally is five times as many words as George Orwell's underwhelming total in Animal Farm, and roughly a third as many as the 544406 words that Leo Tolstoy managed in War and Peace. ...
 Times Live South Africa6 days ago
Mature Times

Dearly Beloved

It's tempting to paraphrase George Orwell by stating that "All artists are equal, but some artists are more equal than others." Some, like Judy Garland, become known for their human weaknesses as well as their talent. Some, like Bette Midler, ...
 Huffington Post1 week ago All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others  ABC Online2 weeks ago All animals are equal but some animals are more equal than others  Mature Times1 week ago Animal Farm is tight and effective weeks ago
Times of India

Orwell rep accuses Amazon of doublespeak

The literary executor of George Orwell's estate is accusing of committing an Orwellian crime: doublespeak. In a letter published this week in The New York Times, Bill Hamilton criticized the online retailer for "turning the facts inside ...
 Malta Independent Daily1 week ago Is Apple Needling Amazon  Booktrade - Book2Book1 week ago Keller Large Where Would You Rather Live  Big News Network1 week ago George Orwell's Estate Is Not Happy With Amazon. Not Happy At All.  Globe and Mail2 weeks ago
New York Post

The Giver is George Orwell for tweens

The quick-cut trailers may spin it like the next Divergent, but that's a marketing ruse: The Giver, adapted from the award-winning 1993 novel by Lois Lowry, is something different, slower and more old-school — a kindly grandfather to those YA ...
 New York Post2 weeks ago The Giver: Orwell To Go (Review)  Sakaal Times2 weeks ago Review: The Giver  Variety2 weeks ago Film Review: The Giver  Variety3 weeks ago

Top 5 richest Indians have half of nation's billionaire wealth

New Delhi: In George Orwell's famous 1945, dystopian novel- Animal Farm, which he described as a satirical tale against Stalin, he famously said, "All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others, when the pigs on the farm, who ...
 Kashmir Observer2 weeks ago Orwell's own Indian animal farm  BBC3 weeks ago
Slate Magazine

Amazon Needs Remedial Lessons in Reading George Orwell

Who looks Orwellian now? Photo by Mario Tama/ Amazon has a new target in its ongoing war with publisher Hachette: that book-hating, totalitarian, anti-democratic English author George Orwell. Sometime between Friday evening and Saturday ...
 Slate Magazine3 weeks ago Here's The Orwell Quote That Amazon Got Totally Wrong In Its War With Hachette  Business Insider3 weeks ago Amazon Invokes George Orwell In Ebooks Pricing Slap Fight  American Banking News3 weeks ago Amazon to publishers: you think too small about cheap e-books  ArsTechnica3 weeks ago
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