orwell orwell  /ˈɔr ˌwɛl/

Definition(s):

  • (n) imaginative British writer concerned with social justice (1903-1950)

News

  1. Kelly Miller Circus coming to Orwell

    The world celebrates Kelly Miller Circus is coming to Orwell, bringing thrills, chills and affordable family fun.
    on June 24, 2013     Source: Star Beacon

  2. Who wouldn't say it's '1984'? Well, Orwell, for one: Opinion

    Is it "Nineteen Eighty-Four" already? Are we living the Orwellian nightmare, with all of this government surveillance? Not so fast, say those who know there's more to the novel by George Orwell than "Big Brother is Watching You."
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Daily News

  3. Orwell's 1984 Flying Off Shelves

    Twitter:  https://twitter.com/AAdelsonABC36 A book published in 1949 is suddenly popular again in 2013.  After the IRS scandal came news of the NSA collecting millions of phone records, and on Wednesday the FBI Director admitted the Bureau is using drones in the U.S. "We have very few, and have limited use," said Robert Mueller, FBI Director. The idea of Big Brother became popular from Orwell's ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: ABC 36 Lexington

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