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18:30 - 20:30 15 November 2016

The Orwell Lecture 2016


LT1 | Cruciform Building (link Map)
Gower Street | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: Free
Ticketing: Pre-booking essential

This year's Orwell Lecture β€˜The Right to Dissent (and the Left too)’ will be delivered by Ian Hislop.

Ian Hislop is a writer, editor and broadcaster. He was educated at Ardingly College and Magdalen College, Oxford. He has been editor of Private Eye since 1986. He is best known for his role as a regular team captain on the BBC show Have I Got News for You.

The Orwell Lecture was established by Professor Sir Bernard Crick – founder of the Orwell Prize – and has been held annually since 1989.

The Orwell Lecture 2016 will also be live-streamed.


The Orwell Prize
+44 (0)20 3108 1618 | stephanie.lelievre@theorwellprize.co.uk


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