#George Orwell

25 1984 Quotes That Are Way Too Real

25 quotes from George Orwell's 1984 that hit a little too close to home.

Dictionaries to the Rescue: On the Importance of Words in a Post-Truth Era

In an atmosphere of confusing rhetoric and blatant falsehoods, the very act of defining a word is political.

New/Old Bestsellers: MARCH, CITIZEN, 1984, and THE HANDMAID’S TALE

Recent events have caused a surge in the sales of of books both old and new. These bestsellers include MARCH, 1984, CITIZEN, and THE HANDMAID'S TALE.

#SpicerFacts and Orwell’s 1984

"In the end the Party would announce that two and two made five, and you would have to believe it."

5 Books to Read In Honor of Radiohead’s New Album, A Moon Shaped Pool

These five books, from Atwood to Butler, deal with the themes and motifs explored in Radiohead's extensive discography.

Dear Diary: On Loving Literature’s Journals

Book Style: 1984 by George Orwell

Our Favorite Biographies of Dead Writers

Classic Writers Who (I Imagine) Would Be All About Blogging If They Were Alive Today

Confessions of a Once-Tyrannical English Teacher

12 Dead Authors You Should Follow On Twitter

A Brief History of (Novelists on the Cover of) TIME

Novels for the News—What to Read When Headlines are Ripped from Fiction

Why Publish a Writer’s Diary?

George Orwell’s 1984 vs. Real 1984: Which Was More Gnarly?