Wigan Library Presentation

  The Orwell Society's presentation, on long-term loan, of the library of Orwell scholar Professor Peter Davison coincided with Richard Blair's unveiling of a plaque commemorating his father's use of Wigan Reference Library (now within the Museum of Wigan Life). This will make Wigan one of the leading centres for Orwell studies in the United…Read more Wigan Library Presentation

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Rediscovery Re-Viewed

L. J. Hurst asks How was the work of George Orwell presented and then read during his lifetime? And suggests that an examination of a magazine in which Orwell's work appeared  helps answer the question. * * How was the work of George Orwell presented and then read during his lifetime? Much of it appeared…Read more Rediscovery Re-Viewed