Plays by A. Al-Azraki

The Widow  

Bloomsbury Publishing
Type: Text

Offers a perspective on contemporary Iraqi theatre, the theatre of exile. Moving away from Iraq into the exiled community a central character is now living in Canada. Ashamed of abandoning a widow of the 2003 US-led invastion whom he left pregnant, he finally returns, only to become a victim of the violence he originally fled.

A. Al-Azraki is an Iraqi playwright.