I Say, Damn It, Where Are the Beds?

With the rise of Trump’s authoritarianism and campaign against truth, people are rereading George Orwell. This review of two books about Orwell offers a sidelong view into Orwell’s work and the person behind it, in order to show that Orwell is more than a brand and symbol. He was person of strange habits, strong convictions, artistic vision and foul smells.

 

 

Published: Feb 17, 2017
Length: 14 minutes (3,550 words)