Our Speakers 2015-2018

  A benefit of membership of the Orwell Society is attendance at the Annual General Meeting each April. These meetings discuss the position of the Society, hear reports from significant members of the Committee, see the presentation of the annual Dystopian Fiction Prize, and finally allow members to socialise and discuss their interests. And there…Read more Our Speakers 2015-2018

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Paris and London 2018

One of the benefits of membership of the Orwell Society is participation in the annual Orwell Walk. Lead by an expert, such walks explore the streets, districts and haunts known by George Orwell during different times in his life. We publish reports of these events and announce them on our Facebook page and Twitter stream.…Read more Paris and London 2018

Ruth Pitter

Ruth Pitter's name appears in the biographies of George Orwell as the Southwold friend who found him lodgings in London, when the would-be writer decided to place himself closer to the contacts and possible contracts that would make life as writer possible. * Ruth Pitter was born in 1897 and had been a friend of…Read more Ruth Pitter