Tuesday, September 23, 2008

Orwell Diaries


The Orwell Prize is publishing George Orwell's diary entries, 70 years to the day, in blog form. From the July 9, 1938 post:
Overheard local English resident: “It’s coming right enough. Hitler’s going to have Czecho-Slovakia all right. If he doesn’t get it now he’ll go on and on till he does. Better let him have it at once. We shall be ready by 1941.”