Summer Reading Series 1

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Wed Jul 19 2017, 6:30 pm

Tuesday July 18 at 6:30

1984 by George Orwell

The year 1984 has come and gone, but George Orwell’s prophetic, nightmarish vision in 1949 of the world we were becoming is timelier than ever.

1984 is still the great modern classic of “negative utopia” -a startlingly original and haunting novel that creates an imaginary world that is completely convincing.

FREE

PLEASE NOTE WE DO NOT HAVE THESE BOOKS ON HAND. YOU WILL NEED TO GET YOUR OWN COPIES OF THESE BOOKS TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS DISCUSSION!

This program is supported by public funds from the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs.

Additional support provided by the membership of the Greater Astoria Historical Society.