Redbone Coonhound Front Cover

Paperback / softback
ISBN: 9781772016147
Pages: 128
Pub. Date: June 25 2024
Dimensions: 8.5" x 5.5" x 0.5"
Rights: Available: WORLD
Categories
Non-Fiction / PER015000

  • DRAMA / Canadian
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Race & Ethnic Relations
  • PERFORMING ARTS / Comedy

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Redbone Coonhound

By Amy Lee Lavoie & Omari Newton

Out for a walk in their Vancouver neighbourhood, interracial couple Mike and Marissa meet a dog with an unfortunate breed name: Redbone coonhound. This small detail unleashes a cascading debate between them about race and their relationship that manifests as a series of micro-plays, each satirizing contemporary perspectives on modern culture. Through hard-hitting comedic elements, Redbone Coonhound explores the intricacies of race, systemic power, and privilege in remarkable and surprising ways.

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