"Such, Such Were the Joys and Other Essays"
1 Biographical Movie |
5 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
7 Articles |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
6' 2" (1.88 m)
Did You Know?
England is perhaps the only great country whose intellectuals are ashamed of their nationality. In left-wing circles it is always felt that there is something slightly disgraceful in being an Englishman and that it is a duty to snigger at every English institution, from horse racing to suet puddings. It is a strange fact, but it is unquestionably true that almost any English intellectual would ...
Two TV series are based on his novel "1984": "Big Brother" and Room 101
(1994). Interestingly, both are humorous versions of his disturbing ideas.