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626. Bernard Shaw and Adaptation: Reinvention, Refinishing, Embodiment

Sunday, 11 January, 5:15–6:30 p.m., Grace, Chicago Marriott

A special session

Presiding: Lawrence Switzky, Univ. of Toronto, Mississauga

1. "Persona, Criticism, and the Adaptive Voice: Shaw's Book Reviews in the Era of New Journalism," Elizabeth Carolyn Miller, Univ. of California, Davis

2. "King Lear Refinished: The Aesthetics of Inertia in Heartbreak House," Brett Gamboa, Dartmouth Coll.

3. "From 'Italian Opera' to 'Intellectual Skeletons': Shaw, Phonetics, and the Problem of Print," Jennifer Buckley, Univ. of Iowa


Subjects:

  • General Literature – Drama

  • British Literature – General

  • British Literature – Twentieth Century

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