© Roland Schär, drawing (detail)

Draught from the Past

Poonamraag Seetohul

What happens when a child rape occurs within the same family, in such a way that the aggressor and his victim are close relatives? While exploring the aftermath of an act that involves several individuals who mostly opt for silence and deception, in some sort of common transgenerational fate, this two-act play also plunges into the consciousness of the rapist.