26 July 1856 – 2 November 1950
He wrote about the exploitation of the working
Charter member of the Fabian Society
Concerned about the vagaries of English
spelling, Shaw willed a portion of his
wealth to fund the creation of a
new phonemic alphabet for the English
Henry Higgins, a professor of phonetics, makes a bet
with his friend Colonel Pickering that he can turn a
Cockney flower girl, Eliza Doolittle, into a refined
society lady merely by teaching her how to speak with
an upper class accent and training her in etiquette.
Finalizing details for the presentation of the work
Checking the result
You can change the outside but not inside
Almost a success
End of the party
the success achieved
“The difference between a lady
and a flower girl is not how she
behaves, but how she is treated”
I will teach phonetics
“While respectability can be
self-respect is something more
Is the male artist the absolute and perfect that
has the power to create woman the image of
Can there be a relationship between a man and a
woman over sex and romance?
Does it reflect the beauty of virtue?
What the artist loves, his creation or art that led
to the creation exist?