Brothel #9

Brothel #9

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by Anusree Roy
     
 

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A deal has been struck between two men in India—twenty-one hundred rupees in exchange for a young village woman named Rekha. Sent to Calcutta without knowing why, Rekha finds herself in the confines of a brothel with Jamuna, a prostitute and madam, who is resigned to her trade. In these conditions, Rekha must shape her destiny and find inner liberty.

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A deal has been struck between two men in India—twenty-one hundred rupees in exchange for a young village woman named Rekha. Sent to Calcutta without knowing why, Rekha finds herself in the confines of a brothel with Jamuna, a prostitute and madam, who is resigned to her trade. In these conditions, Rekha must shape her destiny and find inner liberty.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781770910430
Publisher:
Playwrights Union of Canada
Publication date:
05/01/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
112
File size:
663 KB

Meet the Author

Anusree Roy was born and raised in Calcutta, India, before moving with her family to Toronto. Roy is a recent graduate of the Graduate Centre for Study of Drama at the University of Toronto. Since graduating she has met with great success with Pyaasa, winning two Dora Mavor Moore Awards for Outstanding New Play and Outstanding Performance. Roy's latest play, Brothel #9, premiered at Factory Theatre in Toronto in 2011 and was a finalist for the Carol Bolt Award for Playwrights.

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Brothel #9 3.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Ok well bye
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Sleeps siundly in her bed
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Britt. How do you have cancer? sighs... im gonna miss you.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Cloud.