[CORK] Re: Orwell is proud (fwd)
Mon, 24 Mar 2003 16:17:06 -0600
On Monday, Mar 24, 2003, at 15:41 US/Central, Damien Morton wrote:
> Strange that this should come up.
> I was thinking only the other day how interesting it would be to write
> story from the perspective of O'Brian, the inner party member who is
> Winston's interrogator. The idea would be to explore, in a way similar
> to what Tom Stoppard does with Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, the world
> perspective as seen from the officials in the ministry of truth.
Methinks it would have to be a satire. Anything else would be too
grim, all contemporary things considered...