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The Unexamined Orwell
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Continuing his masterful investigation of the ongoing reception and continual reinvention of George Orwell six decades after his death, Rodden delves into numerous aspects of Orwell’s legacy that have been surprisingly neglected.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
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  1. Title Page, Copyright
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  1. Contents
  2. p. vii
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  1. Acknowledgments
  2. pp. ix-x
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  1. Introduction. Afterthoughts on His Afterlives
  2. pp. 1-12
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  1. Part One. If the Mantle Fits . . .
  2. pp. 13-14
  1. Chapter 1. Virtuous Men?or “The American Orwell” (I)
  2. pp. 15-28
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  1. Chapter 2. “Dear Dwight,” or “The American Orwell” (II)
  2. pp. 29-54
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  1. Chapter 3. “St. Irving”? or “The American Orwell” (III)
  2. pp. 55-76
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  1. Chapter 4. Fellow Contrarians? or “The (Anglo-)American Orwell” (IV)
  2. pp. 77-96
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  1. Chapter 5. “True Patriot and Traditionalist,” or the (Hungarian-)American Orwell (V)
  2. pp. 97-118
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  1. Part Two. Politics and the German Language
  2. pp. 119-120
  1. Chapter 6. The (Un-rosy) State of Orwellian Unlearning
  2. pp. 121-134
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  1. Chapter 7. Books That Led to Miniluv
  2. pp. 135-142
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  1. Chapter 8. 2 2 = 5?
  2. pp. 143-154
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  1. Chapter 9. Behind the Wall, or How the Eurasian Reich Viewed Oceania
  2. pp. 155-176
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  1. Chapter 10. Revenge of the Thought Police
  2. pp. 177-194
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  1. Part Three. The Un(der)examined Orwell
  2. pp. 195-196
  1. Chapter 11. Did Papa Rescue St. George?
  2. pp. 197-224
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  1. Chapter 12. Big Rock (Sugar)candy Mountain?
  2. pp. 225-244
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  1. Chapter 13. Literacy and the English Language
  2. pp. 245-252
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  1. Chapter 14. George Orwell, Literary Theorist?
  2. pp. 253-272
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  1. Chapter 15. The Architectonics of Room 101
  2. pp. 273-288
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  1. Chapter 16. The Review Orwell Never Wrote?
  2. pp. 289-296
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  1. Chapter 17. The Life Orwell Never Lived?
  2. pp. 297-306
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  1. Chapter 18. The Centenarian, Our Contemporary
  2. pp. 307-317
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  1. Conclusion. If He Had Lived . . .
  2. pp. 318-328
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  1. Notes
  2. pp. 329-388
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  1. Index
  2. pp. 389-403
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