Orwell’s battle with the intelligentsia, or what the new Left Book Club can learn from the old one

By Oscar Clarke Nearly seven decades after the last one folded, a new Left Book Club has been founded. It has just released its first title – a book about the Syriza movement – and the timing could hardly be more appropriate. For, if nothing else, Jeremy Corbyn’s victory in the Labour leadership election is…Read more Orwell’s battle with the intelligentsia, or what the new Left Book Club can learn from the old one