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AUTHORS: GEORGE ORWELL

GEORGE ORWELL

aka: Eric Blair
Dates: 1903-1950
Nationality: British/English


Literary Periods: 
Inter-War Period, 1918-1939
Modernist Period, 1899-1945
Postwar Period, 1945-1999 
Twentieth Century, 1900-1999

Literary Movements: 
Postcolonialism, 20th Century
Writers of the 1930s


BIOGRAPHY


Academy Media/Films on Demand

REFERENCE & BACKGROUND INFORMATION


Image: Nick Saltmarsh

Scribner Writers Series

Biography and Critical Essay on the life and works of George Orwell with a selected bibliography

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RESEARCH & CRITICISM

Books, essays, and journal articles indexed in MLA International Bibliography  [Database]

MLA International Bibliography is the definitive literary research database, indexing the most authoritative Orwell scholarship published in books and academic journals.  MLA indexes and links to the entire JSTOR literary research collection as well as linking to many other full-text providers and the Colby College Libraries catalog.  If you discover books or articles through MLA that are not available at Colby or through our lending partners, please request these items using your ILLiad Account.


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PRIMARY SOURCES: TEXTS

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