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George Orwell Day!

Monday 21st January / presented by Rhian Todhunter

Monday marked the the 63rd anniversary of George Orwell’s death.

The influential author still fascinates, stimulates, engages and enrages anyone who has heard anything about him.

How is it that an author who died 63 years ago is still one of the most controversial and insightful figures of our time?

In recognition of one of Britain’s greatest and most influential writers, Penguin Books, the Orwell Estate, and the Orwell Prize have launched “George Orwell Day”

RTRFM’s resident culture Vulture, James Hall spoke to Rhian on Morning Mag about all things Orwellian…

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