Upcoming Events

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Orwell & 1984 at The Bath Festival

Thursday 23 May 2019 @ 16:15 - 17:15

Foundation Director Professor Jean Seaton will be at The Bath Festival 23rd May to discuss the legacy of Orwell's classic novel, Nineteen Eighty-Four. Doublethink, Newspeak and The Thought Police: do we live in the world that Orwell predicted? Considering… find out more

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Rebel? Prophet? Relic? Perspectives on George Orwell

Friday 24 May 2019

This two-day multidisciplinary conference, organised by UCL, will consider Orwell’s place in contemporary academia, politics, and popular culture. Is he the “wintry conscience” of each generation, or the problematic product of another era? What … find out more