On this day: India's first unmanned lunar mission
The only other authors to turn down the award had been George Bernard Shaw and Boris Pasternak (who was made to by his government). 1968: Arab guerrilla bombs killed 13 people in Jerusalem market. 1987: First volume of Gutenberg Bible sold in New ...
The Real Allure Of Superintelligent Machines Isn't Scientific -- It's Erotic
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The Pygmalion myth, Zarkadakis explains, went on to enjoy a long and fruitful life in Western literature, drawn upon by the likes of Rousseau, Goethe, Shakespeare, and George Bernard Shaw. And we don't have to reach far for more modern examples. “Her ...
The 5 Best 'Pygmalion' Movies Since 'My Fair Lady'
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The fact that most people call this show, Selfie, a modern take on the musical rather than George Bernard Shaw's earlier drama is not a surprise. Different generations have their reference point. In She's All That, for instance, Rachel Leigh Cook's ...
The Shaw Must Go On: David Staller Makes the Case for the Writer's Many Facets
Not least among the pleasures of attending a Project Shaw evening is watching artistic director David Staller work the room. Every month since January 2006 (with Augusts off), Staller has directed a staged reading of one of George Bernard Shaw's plays.