Thursday, 28 December
227. George Bernard Shaw at 150: Theater, Criticism, Contemporaneity
1:45–3:00 p.m., 413, Philadelphia Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Charles J. Del Dotto, Duke Univ.
1. “‘It Runs in the Family’: Incest and the Trafficking of Women in Mrs. Warren’s Profession,” Petra Dierkes-Thrun, California State Univ., Northridge
2. “‘A Little Farther into the Dark’: Prophecy and the Preface to Back to Methuselah,” Frank Duba, Millersville Univ.
3. “Shaw’s Quintessence of Ibsenism: Its Contemporaneity in 2006, the Centennial of Ibsen’s Death,” Ted Price, Montclair State Univ.
Respondent: Jean Reynolds, Polk Community Coll., FL