T conclusion but leaves you What happens when #a you never new sends a brother you didn t now existed to ask a big big favour #dad you never new sends a brother you didn t now existed to ask a big big favour hits all the nerves and fingerbiting moments with this riveting pla. T the father he has loved and respected all his life has concealed from his American family his capacity for an absent heartless cruelty Jason on the other hand must wrestle with the possibility that the man who so thoughtlessly exploited and abandoned his Canadian Native mother and their son may in fact have the capacity to be a loving and present husband and fatherThis play raises powerful uestions that transcend issues of culture morality and history they cut to the ethical uick of what it means to be human in a chaotic world stripped of the comfortable security of identity politi. Wonderful play that made me think of my own situation of being an native vietnamese who grew up in Europe I believe #its an important to confront not many can imagine what it would be like #an important topic to confront not many can imagine what it would be like be in Jason Pierce a 31 year old Canadian half Native man is packing up his urban apartment to leave it all behind for his romanticized vision of a return to life on the reserve where he grew up As he’s
"Leaving He Is Paid An "he is paid an visit by a 34 year old American man Harry Deiter who awkwardly introduces himself as Jason’s half brother What Harry wants from Jason is bizarre to be compatibility tested for a possible idney donation to their dying non Native father a man Jason has no memory of ever meeting and who after a brief and secret affair abandoned Jason’s mother when he was.
Read & Download à PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Û Drew Hayden TaylorUch a situation It s simply a short and wonderful in a sense of inciting playI can only recommend it And having met Drew personally made the play all the fun to read Thought provoking dramatic play It ends withou. Two months oldBoth Jason and Harry are about to have their most fundamental and sustaining beliefs shaken to the core by their respective relationships to the biological father they inadvertently share Harry the naïve historical positivist buoyed up by a lifetime of relative privilege as a member of the dominant imperial culture encounters in Jason the anger and bitter resistance of the exploited
and abandoned colonial in terms of both Jason’s Native and his Canadian heritageabandoned colonial in terms of both Jason’s Native and his Canadian heritage identityEmbroiled in the #irreconcilable absurdity of their dilemma Harry is forced to acknowledge tha. #absurdity of their dilemma Harry is forced to acknowledge tha.