Upcoming Events


Post-truth: explore the art of getting to the truth – In association with the Word Factory

Saturday 25 March 2017 @ 18:00

The Orwell Prize is working with Word Factory on an event in its Citizen: The New Story series: Post-truth: explore the art of getting to the truth. This salon will see Paul McVeigh, Andrew Williams, Christina Lamb and Cathy Galvin explore the art of … find out more


The George Orwell Series: The Road to Wigan Pier

Monday 27 March 2017 @ 18:30

Join us for the first event in our George Orwell mini-series, in partnership with Waterstones Gower Street. In celebration of the 80th anniversary of its publication, Stephen Armstrong (author of The Road to Wigan Pier Revisited), Ros-Wynne Jones (writer… find out more


Shortlist Event and Announcement 2017

Monday 15 May 2017 @ 18:30

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1984 Live

Tuesday 06 June 2017 @ 9am – 11pm

The Orwell Prize and UCL are delighted to announce a live, start-to-finish reading of Nineteen Eighty-Four in Senate House, University of London. For the first time in the UK, hear Nineteen Eighty-Four read by a host of actors, writers, journalists and me… find out more


The Orwell Prize Ceremony 2017

Thursday 08 June 2017 @ 18:30

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