1984, Books & Quotes Eric Arthur Blair (George Orwell) was born in 1903 in India, where his father labored for the Civil Service. Winston is delivered to a fortress-like building which is named the Ministry of Love, where he is systematically tortured and brainwashed by ‘Brien (Richard Burton), a excessive-ranking member of the Internal Social gathering whom Winston had previously believed to be a fellow thoughtcriminal and agent of the resistance motion led by the archenemy of the Party, Emmanuel Goldstein (who, like Massive Brother, perhaps doesn’t exist). Sixty years after publication, Nineteen Eighty-Four stays the greatest fictional demolition of totalitarianism, and any decently educated 12-yr-outdated can clarify what Animal Farm is about. Not wishing to embarrass his household, the creator printed the book […]