By Lori Perkins

1984 is a vintage novel whose relevance maintains to confront us on a daily basis. a few humans suggestion it was once a e-book in regards to the way forward for the prior.

The destiny is now.

After the election of Donald Trump and his consultant, Kellyanne Conway’s advice we get used to utilizing “alternative facts,” the approximately 70 year-old dystopian novel made the # 1 spot on Amazon’s bestseller record.

1984 within the twenty first Century bargains readers 25 assorted critiques and viewpoints in this seminal novel from correct to left at the political spectrum, with items from lecturers to newshounds and writers, legal professionals and politicians, and union activists. The essays diversity from educational treatises to non-public recollections to political rants and screeds, or even fiction and theater.

Essays by:

David Brin*Matt Bai*Melissa Febos*Joseph Sutton*Mike Siegel*Sean Fitzpatrick*Tim Hanley*UnitedStateofCinema*Jay Strongman

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