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Orwell Prize: Quiz


Question 1: Its sponsors are Richard Blair, the adopted son of Orwell, ________, The Political Quarterly, Blackwell Publishing, Media Standards Trust, and A.
Thomson ReutersBloomberg L.P.Dick OlverReuters

Question 2: In 2009, ________ was given a lifetime achievement award
The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign PolicyAnti-Defamation LeagueTony JudtAmerican Jewish Committee

Question 3: ________Reappraisals: Reflections on the Forgotten Twentieth Century
The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign PolicyAmerican Jewish CommitteeAnti-Defamation LeagueTony Judt

Question 4: ________ BBC Radio 4
EnglandAustraliaClive JamesUnited States

Question 5: ________The White War: Life and Death on the Italian Front 1915-1918
Mark ThompsonBBCBBC NewsBBC Worldwide

Question 6: ________ Bad Men
David CromwellDavid Edwards (journalist)Gandhi FoundationClive Stafford Smith

Question 7: The prize was founded by ________ in 1993, using money from the royalties of the hardback edition of his biography of Orwell.
Bernard CrickUniversity College LondonGeorge OrwellCitizenship education

Question 8: 2001 ________ Virtual War
Jean ChrétienStéphane DionMichael IgnatieffPierre Trudeau

Question 9: 1995 ________ and Tim Laxton
Richard IngramsChristopher BookerPaul FootPrivate Eye

Question 10: In each case, the winner is the short-listed entry which comes closest to ________'s own ambition to 'make political writing into an art'.
Homage to CataloniaGeorge Orwell bibliographyGeorge OrwellNineteen Eighty-Four


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