Who is Shaw?

  • (noun): British playwright (born in Ireland); founder of the Fabian Society (1856-1950).
    Synonyms: G. B. Shaw, George Bernard Shaw
    See also — Additional definitions below

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Shaw, Washington, D.C. - Education
... District of Columbia Public Library operates the Watha T ... Daniel/Shaw Community Library ...
William Mc Nairn Shaw
... William McNairn Shaw (1822 – December 30, 1868) was an Ontario lawyer and political figure ... He was born in Ramsay Township, Upper Canada in 1822, the son of John Shaw ... Shaw studied law with Daniel McMartin at Perth ...
Brian Shaw - Personal Life
... In July 1993, both of Shaw's parents and his sister were killed in an auto accident in Nevada ... His sister's daughter survived the crash and Shaw, with help from his aunt, helped raise her ... Shaw's wife, Nikki, is a professional chef ...
Mrs. Warren's Profession - The Role of Women in Victorian Marriage and Shaw's Representation of Vivie's Sexuality
... Shaw represents Vivie as being the product of a type of gender reformation ... examples illustrate the way in which Shaw critiqued the ideological and economic system that produced her, attacking the problematic double standard of male ...
Caroline John - Doctor Who
... Unlike most of the preceding and subsequent female companions of the Doctor, Shaw was a brilliant scientist and understood much of the Doctor's technobabble ... Shaw and the Doctor discussed things on a more equitable level of intelligence, and the Doctor respected and rarely patronised her ... story, "Inferno", John also played the part of Section Leader Elizabeth Shaw, an alter ego of her regular character that the Doctor encounters in an alternative time stream ...

More definitions of "Shaw":

  • (noun): United States physician and suffragist (1847-1919).
    Synonyms: Anna Howard Shaw

Famous quotes containing the word shaw:

    Fine art is the only teacher except torture.
    —George Bernard Shaw (1856–1950)

    At all events, as she, Ulster, cannot have the status quo, nothing remains for her but complete union or the most extreme form of Home Rule; that is, separation from both England and Ireland.
    —George Bernard Shaw (1856–1950)

    The only way for a woman to provide for herself decently is for her to be good to some man that can afford to be good to her.
    —George Bernard Shaw (1856–1950)