Seeds by Annabel SoutarSeeds by Annabel Soutar


byAnnabel Soutar

Paperback | August 15, 2012

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Seeds presents an intelligent portrait of farming and scientific communities in conflict. Part courtroom drama and part social satire, Seeds documents the 2004 Supreme Court of Canada showdown between Saskatchewan farmer Percy Schmeiser and biotech multinational Monsanto Inc. In question is the legitimacy of patenting genetically modified food crops. The play takes us back to the seminal moment when a single farmer stood up to internationalagribusiness and almost won. Large ensemble cast.
Annabel Soutar is the artistic director of Porte Parole, a Montreal theatre company dedicated to creating and producing original documentary plays about contemporary social and political issues. Her first play, Novembre, debuted in 2000. Since then she has written 2000 Questions (2002) and contributed to Sante! (2003), a...
Title:SeedsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:144 pages, 5.5 × 8.5 × 0.5 inPublished:August 15, 2012Publisher:Talon Books LtdLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0889227012

ISBN - 13:9780889227019