“See, we’s the …

“See, we’s the leftovers. The colored man is the leftovers….” August Wilson’s ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’

Just wanted to share. I love this speech from the character Toledo in Act One! It is clever dialogue, mixing satire, comedy, absurdity, history and social commentary.


About lillianavon

I am a Zambian-born playwright and the founder/director of the Bournemouth Literary Festival. My articles and short stories have been published in UK magazines and I have been featured in newspapers, magazines and radio.
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