1984

By:

Orwell, George

Genre:

Fiction

Classic nightmarish vision of an outsider seeking individuality and love in a totalitarian, bureaucratic world.

"The first book I ever really loved on my own, when I was becoming aware of the power of literature, was Nineteen Eighty-Four, and that is the book that I return to and reread every five years or so. Something I love." - Brett Anderson, interviewed by Scott Timberg for LARB, 2019

Book Club Event Date: 

26 July 2020

1984

Recommended by Brett