Published by Currency Press
2 Male 2 Female
So declares Mother in Ben Ellis's provocative play which explores Australia's border protection policies with inventive style
How do Australians deal with the cultural discomfort engendered by the country's treatment of refugees? In These People, the lives of a privileged nuclear family are juxtaposed against those of a family living behind the razor wire. And then there are the penguins...
Nominated for the 2004 Community Relations Commission Award at the 2004 New South Wales Premier's Literary Awards
'... it's wonderful to see new Australian writing that is culturally relevant, theatrically imaginative and daring' ~ Stephen Dunne, Sydney Morning Herald