The Role of the Peasant in Ignazio Silone’s Bread and Wine

One of the contradictions of radical movements is the way in which the movements both extol and denigrate the virtues of the working class. Orwell made this trope explicit in both Animal Farm with the fate of the horse brought to the glue factory at the behest of the corrupt pig officials and 1984 in … Read moreThe Role of the Peasant in Ignazio Silone’s Bread and Wine