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Ruined : [a play]

Author: Lynn Nottage
Publisher: New York : Theatre Communications Group, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : Drama : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Mama Nadi, the owner of a brothel set in Congo, is a mother figure who keeps watch over her business, serving men from both sides of the conflict, and employing women, "ruined" by rape or torture, who are forced to work as prostitutes.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lynn Nottage
ISBN: 155936369X 9781559363693 155936355X 9781559363556
OCLC Number: 318877213
Notes: Subtitle from cover.
Awards: Pulitzer Prize for Drama, 2009.
Description: xiii, 102, [26] pages : illustrations, music, portraits ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction / Kate Whoriskey --
Ruined --
Swahili translations --
Songs from Ruined : original compositions / by Lynn Nottage, lyrics ; Dominic Kanza, music --
Photographs / Tony Gerber.
Responsibility: Lynn Nottage.

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Mama Nadi, the owner of a brothel set in Congo, is a mother figure who keeps watch over her business, serving men from both sides of the conflict, and employing women, "ruined" by rape or torture, who are forced to work as prostitutes.

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