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A very liberal contemporary couple—Angel, an urban Native science fiction writer, and Colleen, a “non-practising” Jewish intellectual who teaches Native literature—hosts a dinner party. The guests at this little “sitcom” soirée are couples that represent what by now have become the clichéd extremes of both societies: Angel’s former radical Native activist buddies and Colle ...more
Paperback, 144 pages
Published September 15th 2000 by Talonbooks
(first published February 15th 2000)
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Bought it off craigslist for $5 and it was pretty good! Funny and ironic at times, well written, and interesting story. My favourite part is when the vegetarian takes a rebellious, extremist stance against his nagging self-righteous girlfriend and eats a slice of moosemeat roast. Plays are usually difficult for me to get into but this one wasn't, and I got through it really quickly. Pretty good read.
During the last twenty-five years of his life, Drew Hayden Taylor has done many things, most of which he is proud of. An Ojibway from the Curve Lake First Nations in Ontario, he has worn many hats in his literary career, from performing stand-up comedy at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C., to being Artistic Director of Canada's premiere Native theatre company, Native Earth Performing Arts. He ...moreMore about Drew Hayden Taylor...