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My Powerpoint presentation about the origin of "1984" and George Orwell

Here you can have another look on the slides of my presentation about the background of “1984”, George Orwell/Eric Arthur Blair and the political status quo by the time George Orwell wrote “1984”. 10 more words

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Nineteen Eighty-Four (2014)

The number ‘1984’ is well-known as a novel title written by George Orwell. In addition to that, my birth of year is ‘1984’ so artwork or novel inspired by the number of ‘1984’ particularly catch my eyes. 132 more words

1984

Unnervingly Familiar

I’m wondering what if.

Set in an alternative 1950s England, where the ‘Motherland’ has taken control of the country, Maggot Moon tells the story of Standish Treadwell.

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Book Review

January 2017

January 2017

I’m a little behind on things here…but that might be a running theme this year when it comes to posting.

Books Read

First read this month was Escape from Mr. 536 more words

Books

Song of the Week: Omen - Be My Wench

Tired of crushing your enemies, seeing them driven before you and all that? Why not let off some steam with Omen’s Be My Wench? This is top metal cobblers, it’s got a chorus that you’ll never get out of your head and it’s also got the kind of raunchy lyrics that most po-faced modern bands wouldn’t touch with a bargepole. 33 more words

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Purple Rain: A Traditional Musical with an Anti-Traditional Score

West Side Story. Singin’ in the Rain. My Fair Lady. Ask any film fan for a classic example of the Hollywood musical, and these are the ideas that first come to mind. 728 more words

Film

The Big Book Box of happiness

If you are reading this and still not aware of book boxes in India, go check my post on the growing number of book subscription boxes in our country, curated with love for all bibliophiles. 329 more words

Books