The Bookening digs even further in George Orwell's 1984. It's good prophecy but is it a good book?
Is it true that women make the best party members? What did Orwell get wrong about sexual politics and the politics of sex? Is the character of Julia plausible? Is this book sexist? Is it good in general? Obviously, it's a good bit of political prophecy, but is it a good, y'know, novel?★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
What is The Bookening?
3 guys—a pastor, a scholar, and their gleeful provocateur—discuss the great books. We take God and literature seriously—but the second one not overly so.