• Little Nephews: The Literary Offspring of Nineteen Eight-Four's Big Brother

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Mon 19 Mar

Time: 6:30pm

Running Time: 1 hour

Venue: Explore York Library & Archives

Ticket Information: £5

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Little Nephews: The Literary Offspring of Nineteen Eight-Four's Big Brother

Sales of Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four spiked following the 2016 US Presidential election, but interest in dystopian fiction has been growing for some time. Adam Stock suggests this continued fascination isn’t just about themes like surveillance and manipulated information. It’s also down to common techniques and storytelling methods writers use in literature, film, TV and graphic novels to create nightmare worlds.