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A plea through film to preserve Orwell’s birthplace in Bihar

A plea through film to preserve Orwell’s birthplace in Bihar

| January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Drawing attention towards a fading Orwellian legacy in Bihar, a new documentary film makes an impassioned plea to preserve the celebrated British author’s birthplace in Motihari. George Orwell was born as Eric Arthur Blair in 1903 in the small lake town of Motihari in Bihar’s then undivided Champaran district, the same place from where Mahatma Gandhi kicked off […]

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