Bailey Cove Classics: Major Barbara by Bernard Shaw

Join us for a discussion of the play, "Major Barbara", by George Bernard Shaw. (This title may also be freely downloaded as an ebook from HMCPL's Digital Media Zone Public Domain Collection.) When a Salvation Army officer learns that her father, a wealthy armaments manufacturer, has donated lots of money to her organization, she resigns in disgust but eventually sees the truth of her father's reasoning that social iniquity derives from poverty; it is only through accumulating wealth and power that people can help each other.

Monday, August 1, 2011 - 10:00am - 11:00am