Camilla Cassidy

Work, walk, meditate: Practice, by Rosalind Brown, reviewed

16 March 2024 9:00 am

An Oxford undergraduate makes a detailed plan for getting the most out of a quiet Sunday in January, but soon starts musing on what it feels like to be distracted

Ravenous rats

14 October 2023 9:00 am

Surprisingly for a novel riffing on Orwell’s dystopia, Julia is portrayed as a cheerful young woman uninterested in politics and believing in nothing at all

Will we ever know the real George Orwell?

27 May 2023 9:00 am

D.J. Taylor explores how the fracture between the person Orwell wanted to be and the person he seemed to be runs through his life and work