Thursday, January 26, 2017

Carrying on

Winston Smith has begun to keep a diary. Will there ever be someone to read it and understand? No matter:


George Orwell, Nineteen Eighty-Four (1949).

Nineteen Eighty-Four, as you probably already know, has become Amazon’s best-selling book and is now out of stock there.

Related reading
All OCA George Orwell posts (Pinboard)
And re: “alternative facts”: Orwell on historical truth and totalitarian history

[Out of stock “there”? Where?]

comments: 1

Diane Schirf said...

All I know is there's a giant Amazon warehouse on I90 in Kenosha.