and what remains

Titleand what remains
Year for Search2007
AuthorsGeorge, Miria
Date Published2007
PublisherTawata
Place PublishedWellington, New Zealand
KeywordsAotearoa/New Zealand author, Female author
Annotation

Dystopian play in which all Maori leave New Zealand. Official policies included that after a certain date Maori could no longer be known as Maori and compulsory birth control for young Maori women. All references to Maori were removed from New Zealand law.

Info Notes

First performed at the City Gallery, Wellington, in November 2005, then at BATS Theatre in Wellington, and in London and Cambridge, England, in 2007. Performed on Radio NZ National January 5, 2014.

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Author Note

New Zealand female author.

Full Text

2007 George, Miria. and what remains. Wellington, New Zealand: Tawata. PSt

Dystopian play in which all Maori leave New Zealand. Official policies included that after a certain date Maori could no longer be known as Maori and compulsory birth control for young Maori women. All references to Maori were removed from New Zealand law. First performed at the City Gallery, Wellington, in November 2005, then at BATS Theatre in Wellington, and in London and Cambridge, England, in 2007. Performed on Radio NZ National January 5, 2014. New Zealand female author.