Winston Smith works for the Ministry of Truth in London, chief
city of Airstrip One. Big Brother stares out from every poster, the
Thought Police uncover every act of betrayal. When Winston finds
love with Julia, he discovers that life does not have to be dull
and deadening, and awakens to new possibilities. Despite the police
helicopters that hover and circle overhead, Winston and Julia begin
to question the Party; they are drawn towards conspiracy. Yet Big
Brother will not tolerate dissent - even in the mind. For those
with original thoughts they invented Room 101...
Nineteen Eighty-Four is George Orwell's terrifying
vision of a totalitarian future in which everything and everyone is
slave to a tyrannical regime.