Cover of A Hanging.

A Hanging

author: George Orwell (1931)
date read: 2018-10-31
pages: 9
rating: β˜… β˜… β˜… β˜… β˜†
available: online

Oof. A Hanging (available online) is a very short essay by George Orwell, describing in very matter-of-fact detail the morning of a prison hanging. It’s as terrible and at the same time as common as it sounds.

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