publication . Thesis . 2015

'In front of your nose': the existentialism of George Orwell

Dulley, Paul Richard;
Open Access English
  • Published: 09 Sep 2015
  • Country: United Kingdom
Abstract
George Orwell’s reputation as a writer rests largely upon his final two works, selected essays and some of his journalism. As a novelist, he is often considered limited, and it is for this reason that his writing has perhaps received less serious attention than that of many of his contemporaries.\ud \ud Some recent publications have sought to redress this balance, identifying an impressive level of artistry, not only in his more recognised works, but in the neglected novels of the 1930s. Yet, aside from studies focused upon his political beliefs, there has been a lack of attention given to the wider ideas underpinning Orwell’s writing, in particular, those which...
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