“After the Water: Show Me the Well”

Title“After the Water: Show Me the Well”
Year for Search2014
AuthorsColón, Kristiana Rae(b. 1986)
Secondary TitleWBEZ 91.5 Radio’s “After Water” series
PaginationRadio
Date Published2014
KeywordsAfrican-American author, Latina author
Annotation

The story is set in Detroit, supposedly one hundred years in the future but sounding contemporary, with water cut off from the African American community and bureaucracy going out of its way to make it difficult to get reconnected. 

URL https://player.fm/series/after-water/afterwater-fiction-show-me-the-well
Info Notes

Read by the author

Author Note

The African American/Latina author (b. 1986) is an actor, poet, and playwright. 

Full Text

2014 Colón, Kristiana Rae (b. 1986). “After the Water: Show Me the Well.” WBEZ 91.5 Radio’s “After Water” series. https://player.fm/series/after-water/afterwater-fiction-show-me-the-well

The story is set in Detroit, supposedly one hundred years in the future but sounding contemporary, with water cut off from the African American community and bureaucracy going out of its way to make it difficult to get reconnected. Read by the author. The African American/Latina author is an actor, poet, and playwright.