TITLE

The awkward squaddie

AUTHOR(S)
Croft, Andy
PUB. DATE
March 1994
SOURCE
New Statesman & Society;3/18/94, Vol. 7 Issue 294, p57
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explains why George Orwell's reply was not published in the `Left Review' pamphlet `Authors Take Side on the Spanish War,' by Nancy Cunard. Excerpts from Orwell's reply; Authors who replied to Cunard's questionnaire.
ACCESSION #
9406091271

 

Related Articles

  • The awkward squaddie. Croft, Andy // New Statesman & Society;3/11/94, Vol. 7 Issue 293, p57 

    Explains why George Orwell's reply was not in the `Left Review' pamphlet `Authors Take Side on the Spanish War,' by Nancy Cunard. Excerpts from Orwell's reply; Authors who replied to Cunard's questionnaire.

  • Not all books are created equal. Byrne, Katharine // Commonweal;5/17/96, Vol. 123 Issue 10, p14 

    Discusses the political beliefs of novelist and journalist George Orwell, as illustrated in his book `Animal Farm.' Belief in democratic socialism; Disagreements with Leftists; Characters of the books; Political representation in the book; Review of the book.

  • George Orwell: The English Dissident as Tory Anarchist. Wilkin, Peter // Political Studies;Mar2013, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p197 

    This article examines the nature of George Orwell's Tory anarchism, a term that he used to describe himself until his experiences in Spain in 1936. The argument developed here says that the qualities that Orwell felt made him a Tory anarchist remained with him throughout his life, even after his...

  • GEORGE ORWELL. Kubal, David L. // Contemporary Literature;Spring76, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p290 

    Focuses on the commitment of writer George Orwell to socialism. Passion for language and meaning by Orwell; Views on the decay of belief in personal immortality; Relationship of Orwell with the Leftist intellectuals.

  • Can Orwell's nightmare still come true?  // Christianity Today;1/13/84, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p22 

    The article presents criticism and commentary on the dystopian civilization portrayed within George Orwell's novel "1984." Topics addressed include commentary on how the author feels the setting is unrealistically pessimistic, the application of the Christian perspective to the novel's themes of...

  • Dear George Orwell: A Personal Letter. Wain, John // American Scholar;Winter82-Winter83, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p21 

    Discusses how George Orwell's ideas on social and political themes in Europe have weathered from the 1940s to the 1980s. Orwell's achievements as a literary critic; Orwell's criticism of the government of the Soviet Union; Balkanization of England; References to separatist movements in Europe;...

  • George Orwell's unhappy 90th birthday. Cohen, Jeff; Solomon, Norman // Indianapolis Business Journal;7/12/93, Vol. 14 Issue 15, Forefront p8C 

    Asserts that media coverage of political discourse reflects English writer George Orwell's observation on the slovenliness of language. Standard jargon of American politics in the 1990s; Meanings of political buzzwords such as `centrist,' `reform,' `bipartisan,' and `special interests';...

  • ORWELL'S INTENTION IN 1984. Rankin, David // English Language Notes;Mar1975, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p188 

    Comments on the intentions of author George Orwell for publishing the book '1984' in Great Britain. Denial of Orwell from condemning the socialism and the British Labor Party; Exposition on the perversions of the centralized economy; Reasons for choosing the country as the scene of the story.

  • O societate distopică a contemporaneității : Cambodgia khmerilor roÈ™ii. GORUN, HADRIAN // Sphere of Politics / Sfera Politicii;iul-oct2014, Vol. 22 Issue 4/5, p167 

    This study tries to point out just a few of the most important characteristics of the toughest totalitarian regime of the contemporary period, that of the Cambodia's Khmer Rouges. I underlined the main particularities that make it quite different from other Communist regimes of the XX-th...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics