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JONATHAN MONK // I ♥ 1984 AT LISSON GALLERY

by Marianne Templeton Crossed Pasts (London) In 1949, George Orwell singled out 1984 as the not-too-distant futuristic setting for his claustrophobic, dystopian, and enduringly popular novel. Subsequently, the year has been employed as a title for—among other things—a 1974 song by David Bowie; an Apple Macintosh commercial; a science fiction magazine; and a 2009 novel[…]