Essays and lectures, 1984

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Draft annotated essays and finished articles by Bernard Crick including “Nineteen Eight-four: context and Controversy”; “Nineteen eight-four today” (2); “The reception of 1984” lecture at the Library of Congress; “The contemporary reception of nineteen eighty-four”; “The proles as a satiric theme in Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four”; “The meaning of Nineteen eighty-four”; “Nineteen eighty-four and our common culture (what is left of it)” lecture in Sheffield, 1984; “Orwell’s nineteen-eight four” lecture, 1983.

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