Sufficiently White - Mariko

Chattanooga, Tennessee

MONOLOGUE DESCRIPTION

Time: Present                               

Situation: As Mariko, a Japanese-American teenager, gets ready for her high school graduation, she practices her valedictorian speech and reflects on her family's history.

Subject Matter: Valedictorian, Family History, Japanese Immigration, Patriotism, Skin Color, Discrimination, Voting Rights

Note from Playwright: This piece was written a part of a group of voting rights plays organized by Playwright Tiffany Antone.

Supplemental Information: For more information about Takao Ozawa, go to https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ozawa_v._United_States.

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    Stand-Alone Monologue
  • Character Age
    Teen (16-18), Young Adult (18-21)
  • Character Gender Ident./Sexual Orient.
    Asexual, Transgender, Questioning, Queer, Pansexual, Non-Binary, Lesbian, Intergender, Heterosexual, Gay, Female, Bisexual, Other
  • Character Ethnicity
    Asian/Asian American
  • Genre
    Comedic Drama
  • Period
    Contemporary
  • Length
    2 min +
  • Writer Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation
    Female
  • Writer Ethnicity
    White
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