11 May 2009

george orwell remembered

in observance of the approaching 60th anniversary of the publication (08 june 1949 in the uk) of george orwell's (eric blair), 1984, robert mccrum in the 10 may 2009 edition of the observer, tells the story of orwell's struggle to write and then to finish it. 1984: the masterpiece that killed george orwell

see also
george orwell memorial at find-a-grave