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George Orwell as he faced the world in 1936.

George Orwell Resources

Would you like to learn more about George Orwell, the author of Animal Farm and Nineteen Eighty-Four? George Orwell (1903-1950) was the pseudonym of Eric Arthur Blair, an English novelist whose work is known for...

George Orwell as he faced the world in 1936.

George Orwell Timeline by Steven Kreis

George Orwell, 1903-1950 From The History Guide by Dr. Steven Kreis | Resources | Chronology | Select Bibliography | Resources George Orwell (The Chestnut Tree Cafe) George Orwell George Orwell (O. Dag) George Orwell (Petri Liukkonen)...

Honors Texts for Introduction to Literature

Honors Texts for Introduction to Literature

Honors Texts for Introduction to Literature (E1) The Honors Track for Introduction to Literature involves additional reading and writing, which is described in the study guide. Another way you can use the honors texts is if you’ve...

Introduction to Literature Videos

Introduction to Literature Videos

Videos referenced in Introduction to Literature (EIL1 Videos) Module 1 Audio for A White Heron by Sarah Orne Jewett (1849–1909) Audio for The Diamond Necklace by Guy de Maupassant (1850–1893) Dramatic Reading of The Ransom...

Introduction to Literature Focus Texts

Introduction to Literature Focus Texts

Introduction to Literature study guide In this first level of Excellence in Literature, students will become familiar with the lesson format they’ll use through all five years of the curriculum. Introduction to Literature is...

Animal Farm and its Relationship to History

Animal Farm and its Relationship to History

Animal Farm is a 1945 allegorical novella by English writer George Orwell. According to Orwell, the book reflects events that led up to the Russian Revolution of 1917, and then to the Stalinist era...

Animal Farm by George Orwell – The 1954 Movie

Animal Farm by George Orwell – The 1954 Movie

Animal Farm has been adapted for stage and screen. Here is a trailer for an animated version as well as a full-length college production of a musical version. Animal Farm Movie (Animated) Animal Farm...

The Great stand on the Ugra river (1480), ended Tatar rule in Russia.

Russian History in Brief

Russia is a large country that stretches over portions of eastern Europe and northern Asia. Here is a glance at its history in a brief video and short article. Russian history video overview This...