About the Book
Winner of the Governor General’s Award for DramaLife is tense on the Partridge Crop Reserve. The Chief is in Las Vegas (again), the band is in receivership, and there’s a move on to unilaterally declare self-government. And now that the welfare cheques have gone missing, the people of this fictional First Nation are forced to take control of their lives. fareWel is a raw and funny look at a group of ordinary people tackling some extraordinarily big issues.
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“… unique, entertaining and thought-provoking.” —Winnipeg Sun
About the Author
Ian Ross was born in McCreary, Manitoba, and now calls Winnipeg home. His first professional production, fareWel, won the 1997 Governor General’s Award for Drama. He is also the author of The Gap, Bereave’d of Light, Heart of a Distant Tribe, and two children’s plays, Baloney! (1998) and The Illustrated History of the Anishnawbe People (2001).