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Genre Spotlight: Dystopian Fiction

‘You asked me once,’ said O’Brien, ‘what was in Room 101. The thing that is in Room 101 is the worst thing in the world.’ ‘The worst thing in the…

Fringe 2023: 1984

CW: spoilers for George Orwell’s ‘1984’ Whilst this adaptation of 1984 suffers from a jarring narrative structure, it is saved by raw, uninhibited performances that perfectly capture savage dehumanisation and…

‘Untangling the complicated narrative that was Orwell’s life’: Life with my Father, George Orwell review

Richard Blair spent the first six years of his life in the company of one of the world’s most influential writers: his father, George Orwell. In his appearance at the…

1984: Far-fetched Fiction or Terrifying Reality?

George Orwell’s famed dystopian novel, 1984, has long held a spot as a modern classic, often cited as a go-to read for high-school English classes around the world since its…