Trent Professor Appointed to Shaw Festival Position
Professor Leonard Conolly, a member of the English Literature Department at Trent University and the interim director of the Trent International Program, has been appointed to a new three-year term as a corresponding scholar of the Shaw Festival.
One of only four North American scholars appointed to the position, Prof. Conolly advises the Festival on a variety of issues related to its mandate of producing plays by Bernard Shaw and his contemporaries.
Prof. Conolly also lectures periodically at the Shaw Festival seminars, and is a frequent essayist for the Festival’s celebrated theatre programs.
Photo: Leonard Conolly is inducted into the Royal Society of Canada.
Posted February 18, 2003