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Dennis Glover Dennis Glover i(A87573 works by)
Gender: Male
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BiographyHistory

Dennis Glover has been an honorary visiting research fellow in the School of Social Sciences, La Trobe University. He has also worked as a speechwriter.

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y separately published work icon The Last Man in Europe : A Novel Melbourne : Black Inc. , 2017 11476216 2017 single work novel historical fiction

'April, 1947. In a run-down farmhouse on a remote Scottish island, George Orwell begins his last and greatest work: Nineteen Eighty-Four.

'Forty-four years old and suffering from the tuberculosis that within three winters will take his life, Orwell comes to see the book as his legacy – the culmination of a career spent fighting to preserve the freedoms which the wars and upheavals of the twentieth century have threatened. Completing the book is an urgent challenge, a race against death.

'In this illuminating novel, Dennis Glover masterfully explores the creation of Orwell’s classic work, which for millions of readers worldwide defined the twentieth century. Simultaneously a captivating drama, a unique literary excavation and an unflinching portrait of a beloved British writer, The Last Man in Europe will change the way you understand Nineteen Eighty-Four.' (Publication summary)

2018 longlisted ASAL Awards ALS Gold Medal
2018 longlisted Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIA) The Matt Richell Award for New Writer
2018 shortlisted Indie Awards Debut Fiction
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