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  • BERNARD SHAW 1912 ROSA PASTOR
  • 26 July 1856 – 2 November 1950 Irish playwright He wrote about the exploitation of the working class. 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 language ROSA PASTOR
  • FREDDY PICKERING MRS. HIGGINS HIGGINS LIZA DOOLITTLE
  • Social class differences ROSA PASTOR
  • 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. ROSA PASTOR
  • Finalizing details for the presentation of the work Checking the result You can change the outside but not inside Almost a success ROSA PASTOR
  • End of the party Satisfaction with the success achieved ROSA PASTOR
  • “The difference between a lady and a flower girl is not how she behaves, but how she is treated” I will teach phonetics ROSA PASTOR
  • “While respectability can be learned, self-respect is something more authentic” ROSA PASTOR
  • Is the male artist the absolute and perfect that has the power to create woman the image of his desires? 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? ROSA PASTOR
  • ROSA PASTOR