Who is Shaw?

  • (noun): United States humorist who wrote about rural life (1818-1885).
    Synonyms: Henry Wheeler Shaw, Josh Billings
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on shaw:

Brian Shaw - Personal Life
... In July 1993, both of Shaw's parents and his sister were killed in an auto accident in Nevada ... sister's daughter survived the crash and Shaw, with help from his aunt, helped raise her ... Shaw's wife, Nikki, is a professional chef ...
Caroline John - Doctor Who
... Unlike most of the preceding and subsequent female companions of the Doctor, Shaw was a brilliant scientist and understood much of the Doctor's technobabble ... Shaw and the Doctor discussed things on a more equitable level of intelligence, and the Doctor respected and rarely patronised her ... During her final story, "Inferno", John also played the part of Section Leader Elizabeth Shaw, an alter ego of her regular character that the Doctor encounters in an alternative time stream ...
William Mc Nairn Shaw
... William McNairn Shaw (1822 – December 30, 1868) was an Ontario lawyer and political figure ... He was born in Ramsay Township, Upper Canada in 1822, the son of John Shaw ... Shaw studied law with Daniel McMartin at Perth ...
Shaw, Washington, D.C. - Education
... District of Columbia Public Library operates the Watha T ... Daniel/Shaw Community Library ...
Mrs. Warren's Profession - The Role of Women in Victorian Marriage and Shaw's Representation of Vivie's Sexuality
... Shaw represents Vivie as being the product of a type of gender reformation ... has argued that these examples illustrate the way in which Shaw critiqued the ideological and economic system that produced her, attacking the problematic double standard of male privilege and the deeply ...

More definitions of "Shaw":

  • (noun): United States physician and suffragist (1847-1919).
    Synonyms: Anna Howard Shaw

Famous quotes containing the word shaw:

    Shirley: I wouldn’t have your conscience, not for all your income. Undershaft: I wouldn’t have your income, not for all your conscience.
    —George Bernard Shaw (1856–1950)

    Beauty is all very well at first sight; but who ever looks at it when it has been in the house three days?
    —George Bernard Shaw (1856–1950)

    When a thing is funny, search it for a hidden truth.
    —George Bernard Shaw (1856–1950)