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George Orwellauthor, journalist
Eric ArthurBlairborn: June 25, 1903died: January 21, 1950
Orwell’s LondonPlaces where Orwell lived and worked.          source: Orwell’s London by John Thompson
Orwell livesthe life ofpoverty- actual eventsfictionalized in hisdebut book publishedin 1933
George Orwell:  Journalist
Orwell fightsfascism-fought on Aragonfront and inBarcelona in 1937during the Spanish
World War II-worked for BBC tocounter Nazibroadcasts to India
“All animals areequal, but someare more equalthan others.”-allegory aboutStalin’s rule in SovietRussia published inBritain...
“War is Peace.Freedom is Slavery.Ignorance isStrength.”-published in June1949
IconicImages from1984
Apple uses 1984 to sellMacs
BBC DocudramaGeorge Orwell: A LIfe in Pictures
Why Orwell Matters“[Nineteen Eighty-Four] is asumma of what Orwell learnedabout terror and conformismin Spain, what he lea...
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  1. 1. George Orwellauthor, journalist
  2. 2. Eric ArthurBlairborn: June 25, 1903died: January 21, 1950
  3. 3. Orwell’s LondonPlaces where Orwell lived and worked. source: Orwell’s London by John Thompson
  4. 4. Orwell livesthe life ofpoverty- actual eventsfictionalized in hisdebut book publishedin 1933
  5. 5. George Orwell: Journalist
  6. 6. Orwell fightsfascism-fought on Aragonfront and inBarcelona in 1937during the Spanish
  7. 7. World War II-worked for BBC tocounter Nazibroadcasts to India
  8. 8. “All animals areequal, but someare more equalthan others.”-allegory aboutStalin’s rule in SovietRussia published inBritain in August,1945
  9. 9. “War is Peace.Freedom is Slavery.Ignorance isStrength.”-published in June1949
  10. 10. IconicImages from1984
  11. 11. Apple uses 1984 to sellMacs
  12. 12. BBC DocudramaGeorge Orwell: A LIfe in Pictures
  13. 13. Why Orwell Matters“[Nineteen Eighty-Four] is asumma of what Orwell learnedabout terror and conformismin Spain, what he learnedabout servility and sadism atschool and in the Burmapolice, what he discoveredabout squalor anddegradation in The Road toWigan Pier, what he learnedabout propaganda and falsityin decades of polemicalbattles. It contains absolutelyno jokes.”

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