Episode 1

Is It 1984 Yet?

In this inaugural episode, we consider the resurgence of interest in George Orwell’s 1984, and the story of how 1984 came to be in the first place.

This episode is sponsored by:

Al Franken: Giant of the Senate by Al Franken

Gather the Daughters by Jennie Melamed

To enter the giveaway of all twelve of the books sponsoring this season of Annotated, go here.

Malka Older’s debut novel is Infomocracy.

Michael Shelden’s biography of George Orwell is Orwell: The Authorized Biography.


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