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Becoming George Orwell: A Short Film

His writing career took off after he moved back to England. Eric Blair adopted the pen name George Orwell in 1932. He is best known
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Eric Arthur Blair has been trying his hand at writing for a while. But success was eluding him. His manuscripts were being rejected by editors, response to whatever he managed to published was lukewarm. In 1932, he finally decided to change things up a bit. 

He adopted a pen name— George Orwell. The name was inspired by the river Orwell of Suffolk. He tasted success briefly after the publication of ‘Animal Farm’ (1945) and ‘1984’ (1949) before taking the stairway to heaven in 1950. He was 47 years old. 

Thespaceink salutes the great essayist, broadcaster and author on his 118th birth anniversary. 

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