Eric Arthur Blair 25 June — 21 January ,  known by his pen name George Orwell , was an English essayist , journalist and critic. As a writer, Orwell produced literary criticism and poetry , fiction and polemical journalism; and is best known for the allegorical novella Animal Farm and the dystopian novel Nineteen Eighty-Four His non-fiction works, including The Road to Wigan Pier , documenting his experience of working-class life in the north of England, and Homage to Catalonia , an account of his experiences soldiering for the Republican faction of the Spanish Civil War — , are as critically respected as his essays on politics and literature , language and culture. Orwell's work remains influential in popular culture and in political culture , and the adjective " Orwellian "—describing totalitarian and authoritarian social practices—is part of the English language, like many of his neologisms , such as " Big Brother ", " Thought Police ", " Two Minutes Hate ", " Room ", " memory hole ", " Newspeak ", " doublethink ", " proles ", " unperson ", and " thoughtcrime ". When Eric was one year old, his mother took him and Marjorie to England. Eric was brought up in the company of his mother and sisters, and apart from a brief visit in mid,  he did not see his father until
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