Casting a modern eye on A Clergyman's Daughter

Casting a modern eye on Orwell's A Clergyman's Daughter.By Rachel Halliburton. Could Dorothy Hare exist in the 21st century? George Orwell’s sharply sketched portrait of a clergyman’s daughter exerts an almost luminous drabness in its depiction of her constant, wearying self-denial. Every aspect of her routine is designed to assault any sense of ease or…Read more Casting a modern eye on A Clergyman's Daughter