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Talk Wigtown Book Festival 2019: Dorian Lynskey - The Ministry of Truth

Wigtown Book Festival 2019: Dorian Lynskey - The Ministry of Truth

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Key facts

Genre: Event with live subtitles

Author: Dorian Lynskey

Synopsis

In its 70th anniversary year of publication, Dorian Lynskey discusses the legacy of George Orwell’s 1984. His acclaimed new book, The Ministry of Truth, examines how Orwell’s masterpiece has made its mark on every area of the world, from politics and language to culture, where it has influenced so much from David Bowie’s Diamond Dogs to the launch of the Apple Mac.

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This event will have live subtitles by Stagetext.

 

Event details

Sat 28 Sep 2019, 6:00pm

Live subtitling by Stagetext

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Venue details

Wigtown Book Festival
County Buildings
Main Hall
Wigtown
DG8 9JH

Phone: 01988 403 222 (Box Office)

Website: Wigtown Book Festival

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