Bernard Shaw

Bernard Shaw

George Bernard Shaw was an Irish playwright, critic and polemicist whose influence on Western theatre, culture and politics extended from the 1880s to his death and beyond. He wrote more than sixty plays, including major works such as 'Man and Superman' , 'Pygmalion' and 'Saint Joan' . With a range incorporating both contemporary satire and historical allegory, Shaw became the leading dramatist of his generation, and was awarded the 1925 Nobel Prize in Literature. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Bernard Shaw has 27 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1988 Debate as a Correspondent. The year with the most videos was 2000 with five videos. Most appearances with Bill Bradley (3), George H. W. Bush (3), Al Gore Jr. (3). Most common tags: Journalism, Broadcast Television, Political Coverage.

Appearances by Title:c. October 13, 1988 - Present Correspondent, CNN Videos: 23


Anchor, CNN c. June 7, 1989 - c. April 17, 1990 Videos: 4

Recent Appearances

  • Lincoln Library Dedication

    Lincoln Library Dedication

    Participants talked about the legacy of President Lincoln and dedicated a new presidential library in Springfield, Illinois.…

  • Town Hall Meeting

    Town Hall Meeting

    Participants talked about the global economy and poverty, health and environmental issues, homeland security, and their…

  • Reporting in Wartime

    Reporting in Wartime

    Journalists spoke to students about the role of wartime correspondents and the difficulties of reporting from the frontline.…

  • A Conversation with Bernard Shaw

    A Conversation with Bernard Shaw

    Bernard Shaw, recently retired CNN anchor, was interviewed by Marvin Kalb. He discussed his career as a journalist, racism…

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