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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.

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Al Franken: Giant of the Senate by Al Franken

Gather the Daughters by Jennie Melamed


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Malka Older’s debut novel is Infomocracy.

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


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